Run for your life! But first …

Buried at the very bottom of an interesting Reuters article about how light jogging can reduce the risk of dying from heart disease was what I consider really good advice from a professor at the IU School of Public Health-Bloomington.

Gaming and kids: Fun and games and learning?

The Indianapolis Star ran an interesting article about video games recently. As a parent of kids who enjoy video games, I found some of the insights about the potential for “playful learning” reassuring. But as school approaches, I’m reminded of how video games can interfere with academic performance, including homework and wakefulness at school.