Study: Video games give seniors a mental boost

Worried that grandma or grandpa might be losing their edge? Get ’em in front of a game console — fast!

A new study published in the current American Journal of Preventive Medicine finds that select video games may have positive mental benefits for older adults, and could help stave off dementia.

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Exergaming comes to the iPad

The iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch might have some great gaming experiences, but they’re all fairly sedentary, unless you consider pulling the Angry Bird slingshot a cardio workout (in which case, we salute your level of sluggishness).

A new developer, though, is looking to change those perceptions.

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