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Video Games Up Pain Tolerance of Players: Study

by Krishna Bora on  September 9, 2012 at 6:54 PM General Health News   - G J E 4
Video games which lets you kill people and destroy properties makes you tougher, says the results of a new study.

A study found volunteers could handle pain for 65 percent longer after playing the shoot-em-up games.
 Video Games Up Pain Tolerance of Players: Study
Video Games Up Pain Tolerance of Players: Study
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They played both violent and gentle games then put their hands in cold water to test their pain tolerance.

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"Playing the video game increased feelings of pain tolerance," the Daily Star quoted Dr Richard Stephens, of Keele University, as saying.

Source: ANI
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