A new study shows playing video games can be beneficial for the elderly.
Research found older people who played video games reported greater emotional well-being than those who didn't play video games. That held true even if the people only played video games once in a while.
Those who did not play video games said they had more negative feelings and were more likely to be depressed.
Experts say the video games where people use their bodies to play can also improve physical fitness in seniors.
New research shows it's common for new moms to experience symptoms similar to obsessive compulsive disorder.
Researchers say new moms often experience obsessive desires to check that their new babies are breathing, or that they're staying away from germs.
Some studies suggest these symptoms are the strongest immediately after the birth, but other studies show they may peak around six months.
Doctors say the compulsions are normal and often go away on their own, but when they interfere with day-to-day functioning, women should talk with a health professional about it.
Encircled by the Patriot Guard, Saturday morning dozens gather in Appleton to remember the fallen. "We gather to honor all of our fallen brothers and sisters from this county and from all counties throughoutMore >>
Encircled by the Patriot Guard, Saturday morning dozens gather in Appleton to remember the fallen.More >>
Thousands of athletes joined victims of the Boston Marathon bombings to run and walk the last mile of the race Saturday, reclaiming the triumph of crossing the finish line.More >>
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A five-year-old boy is dead this morning after being run over in a restaurant parking lot.More >>
Neenah Police arrest two men after an armed robbery overnight. Police tell us a masked man confronted a pizza deliveryman with a gun at about 11:30 p.m. last night on the 1600 block of Harrison StreetMore >>
Neenah Police arrest two men after an armed robbery overnight.More >>
Appleton police are in an apparent standoff with a man on Walden Avenue. Police can be heard on a bullhorn saying they have a felony arrest warrant for the man, and asking the man to come out of the home. PoliceMore >>
A SWAT team and K9 unit entered the house on Appleton's Walden Avenue late Friday night to arrest a 62-year-old man and execute a search warrant at his home. More >>
The American Red Cross of Northeast Wisconsin has now closed the shelter at Langlade School. Five people slept there Thursday night while the other one hundred plus residents stayed with family or friends.More >>
Nearly all those who lost their home in Thursday's apartment fire attended a Red Cross disaster relief meeting Friday. They received money and guidance for what they can do next. More >>
Before putting a fresh slogan on his fence along Lombardi Avenue, Packer fence painter Christopher Handler has another big project to complete this off-season.Handler began work refurbishing the "Receiver"More >>
A Packers fence painter began work refurbishing the "Receiver" statue in downtown Green Bay to honor Donald Driver.More >>
A pesky insect is likely to crash a few holiday parties on Lake Winnebago this weekend. The late spring weather has pushed back the lake fly hatch. They're covering everything from houses to park benches.More >>
A pesky insect is likely to crash a few holiday parties on Lake Winnebago this weekend. The late spring weather has pushed back the lake fly hatch. More >>