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What is the effect of different video games on blood pressur

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Raylene Manuelito

on 14 November 2013

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Transcript of What is the effect of different video games on blood pressur

What is the effect of different video games on blood pressure?
What is systolic and diastolic blood pressure?
Systolic pressure is the blood pressure during the contraction of the left ventricle of the heart.
Diastolic pressure, referred to as arterial blood pressure, is the pressure exerted by circulating blood upon the walls of blood vessels, and is one of the principal vital signs.
Blood pressure Categories
For normal blood pressure, systolic is less than 120 and diastolic is less than 80.
For prehypertension, systolic is 120-139 & diastolic is 80-89.
For high blood pressure (hypertension) stage 1, systolic is 140-159 and diastolic is 90-99.
Systolic for stage 2 high blood pressure is 160 or higher and diastolic is 100 or higher.
Systolic for hypertensive crisis is higher than 180 and diastolic is higher than 110.
Hypertensive is when you need emergency care.





What is Blood Pressure?
Blood pressure is the pressure of the blood in the circulatory system.
It is measured for diagnosis since it is closely related to the force and rate of the heartbeat and the diameter and elasticity of the arterial wall.
Blood pressure is the force of blood pushing against your arteries.
What is the effect of different video games on blood pressure?

When you play video games, your heart rate, breathing rate, and blood pressure will increase.
It will increase temporarily if something is scary or exciting in the video game.
If it is a relaxing video game, then it can decrease your blood pressure.
Most of the video games stir up tension and also a feeling of fear.
Video games can increase aggressive behavior and emotional outbursts.
There are some side effects on the behavior of the player, and the behavior changes when that person turns off the video game.
Also, if the player gets too interested in the game, the player will forget their surroundings, and they will began to see the game as a real quest in real life.
Video games can also decrease prefrontal lobe activity while the person is playing the video game.
When you play video games, it can also change the player's mood and cause him or her to get aggressive and emotional.
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