Computer games - health issues
Do violent role-playing games make people violent? Does spending a lot of time at the screen cause people to become overweight and unhealthy? Do games increase skills and knowledge?
These are important issues because many young people - and older people - spend many hours a week playing these games.
There are several ways that use of a computer can affect your health.
Better Health Channel
Australian Councl on Children and the Media
The information on this site should not be used as an alternative to professional care. If you have a particular problem, see a doctor or other health professional.