Study Proves Playing Video Games Can Improve Attention


Recent study from London has proved that playing video games will improve several types of attentions known as sustained attention or selective attention. The research was led by Marc Palaus from Universitat Oberta de Catalunya in Spain.

Study Proves Playing Video Games Can Improve Attention

Most kids love to play and many are addicted to video games. It’s good to play games as there are many positive influences. Past researches have proved that playing games can even improve decision-making skills. Now the recent research has proved that playing video games can improve attention too!

  • What are the positive effects of playing video games?
  • How can video games enhance memory?
  • Do video games cause attention problems?
  • Does gaming affect concentration?

This research has proved the plying games will improve the size and efficiency of brain regions related to visuospatial skills.

Moreover, A gamers brain is attended to found more efficient which even requires less activation to sustain attention on demanding tasks.

On the other hand, the right hippocampus was found enlarged in long-term gamers.

Apart from it, Consistent gaming might cause obesity, vision weakness etc.. problems which are even revealed by the research.

It is not the fact that playing video games makes you weak, But the actual fact is that addictiveness is the main cause of it. Regular gaming at a limited time can benefit your body and help you survive much efficiently.