'Active' Video Games May Not Boost Your Kid's Fitness After All
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|Tue, 02-28-2012 - 3:19pm|
"Apparently there's no guarantee that your kids will mend their couch-potato ways if you give them a fitness video game.
A new study found no differences in physical activity over a three-month period between a group of children given "active" video games that simulated boxing and dancing, for example, and a group given "non-active" video games.
Fitness video games had been tested in laboratory settings, according to the study published online Feb. 27 in the journal