Which Are the Dangerous Video Games?

Written by Deborah Gilboa on .


Blogger: askdoctorG, Squirrel Hill

A few weeks ago I had the honor of interviewing some major gaming experts to get some guidance about what games I should let my kids play, and how often. I learned some amazing facts about video gaming, and the good it can do our kids.

But the experts are clear about the dangers games can pose to our kids. Aggression, desensitization, isolation, fear. Certain games increase the rates of all of these in kids and adults. So what should we keep in mind?


Deborah Gilboa, also known as Dr. G, is a board certified family physician, mother of four boys, and a professional parenting speaker. She blogs at

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