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BRIGHTON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 30: A delegate plays a game of tetris on his mobile phone during the speeches on the fourth day of the Labour Party Conference on September 30, 2009 in Brighton, England. The Labour Party Conference enters its fourth day with debates on fairness and equality in Britain and keynote speeches from deputy leader Harriet Harman and schools secretary Ed Balls. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

Video games can be good for you?

The FDA recently approved a cell phone game for treatment in young people with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder called EndeavorRX. The game, a 3rd person cell phone app, was shown in tests to be an effective form of non drug treatment for ADHD symptoms in roughly 20 minute-per-day increments.

Studies in the past have shown that video games can help with other brain disorders like Alzhiemer’s as well as boost brain productivity.Now if I could get a prescription showing the amount of hours I put into Animal Crossing or Breath of the Wild were good for my brain I’d be set.

Video game approved as prescription-only ADHD treatment: FDA

The US Food and Drug Administration gave the green light Monday to the first-ever video-game based therapy for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. The video game, dubbed "EndeavorRx," can now be prescribed to kids aged 8 to 12 who suffer with certain kinds of ADHD, a mood disorder marked by trouble paying attention and controlling behavior that affects nearly 4 million children, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.