Friday, March 16, 2007

Playing Video Games is GOOD For You!

I just found out, thanks to, that playing first-person shooter games is good for the eyes.

"First-person shooter action games helped study subjects improve their spatial resolution, meaning their ability to clearly see small, closely packed together objects, such as letters, she said."

"The finding suggests that playing first-person shooter action video games could be a useful rehabilitation therapy for people with certain vision problems, she said, such as amblyopia (or lazy eye) and the simple effects of aging."

I thought I might need to go in for a new prescription, but forget it now. I'm going to go buy Halo and start shooting stuff!!!

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