New video game enlists players to help advance scientific research

Published: 7 April 2020

McGill researchers are turning to video games to harness the power of citizen scientists in order to map the gut microbiome.

Can Exercise Improve Video Game Performance?

Published: 30 January 2020

By Monica Slanik, School of Physical and Occupational Therapy

Playing action video games may be bad for your brain, study finds

Published: 9 August 2017

The study by Canadian researchers Dr. Véronique Bohbot of Douglas Mental Health University Institute in Montreal and Dr. Greg West, an associate professor at the French-language Université de...

Playing with your brain

Published: 8 August 2017

Human-computer interactions, such as playing video games, can have a negative impact on the brain, says a new Canadian study published in Molecular Psychiatry. For over 10 years, scientists have...

Impact of video gaming on the brain

Published: 20 May 2015

A new study published in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B by the teams of Dr. Gregory West (Assistant Professor at the Université de Montréal) and Dr. Véronique Bohbot (Douglas...

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