Video game play may provide learning, health, social benefits, review finds

Playing video games, including violent shooter games, may boost children’s learning, health and social skills, according to a review of research in American Psychologist. The study comes out as debate continues among psychologists and other health professionals regarding the effects of violent media on youth. An APA task force is conducting a comprehensive review of researchContinue reading “Video game play may provide learning, health, social benefits, review finds”

The Reality of the American Dream

The American Dream is best defined by James Truslow Adams as a “dream of land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for every man, with the opportunity for each according to his ability or achievement” (Adams 404). Throughout the centuries of the United States, a better and fuller life has meantContinue reading “The Reality of the American Dream”

Video games level up life skills

Playing games in a group can strengthen abilities such as communication and resourcefulness When gamers band together to defeat a three-headed zombie dragon boss, they may not be thinking much about school or work. Still, they are likely building skills that will come in handy in the real world, a new study finds. Researchers in ScotlandContinue reading “Video games level up life skills”

Will the NFL Make Changes After Damar Hamlin Injury?

CINCINNATI – There was a scary moment that happened on Monday Night Football that brought every NFL fan to tears. The injury was almost a tragedy. It was the quick, heroic, and fast reactions of doctors that saved a life. Bills Safety Damar Hamlin appeared minutes or even seconds away from death at the ageContinue reading “Will the NFL Make Changes After Damar Hamlin Injury?”

Is Now a Good Time to Buy a House? Your Answer for January 2023

More than 60% of U.S. renters would buy a home if their lease ended this month. But is January 2023 a good time to buy a home? We think it is.  The most recent When Should I Buy A Home video says:  This article reviews the January 2023 housing market for first-time buyers and supports why nowContinue reading “Is Now a Good Time to Buy a House? Your Answer for January 2023”