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A male asked:

When i "try hard" in video games i activate my f or f response. is this bad? i use this to my advantage.is there any reason not to do this?

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Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Video games: The immersive nature of video games makes stimulation almost unavoidable. Most gamers enjoy these heightened sensations. As an adult you can try decide if participating in first person shooters improves your tolerance of violence. You could be doing some cardiovascular exercise or strength or speed training. For youths I recommend sharply limiting the amount of time spent on gaming activities

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Last updated Jan 2, 2016

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