Document Type : Original Article


Young Researchers and Elite Club, Boroujerd Branch, Islamic Azad University, Boroujerd, Iran


Computer technology and the use of computer games have spread widely in the community and have been integrated into all aspects of life. Today, computer games have a huge impact on children's lives, and this influence is increasing rapidly. As the number of children use computers and computer games at home is growing by the day. But this technology can improve children's life?. Despite its positive aspects, such as communication services, and educational aspects of computer and computer games, there are negative aspects as well. Uncontrolled use of computers, especially when it is combined with other technologies such as television children at risk for adverse effects on physical development, social and emotional development. They can be the vision, skeletal injuries, obesity, and effect on social skills, family relationship problems and electronic addiction. Herpes if computer and video games used correctly, it has positive effects. Since computers are present everywhere in life, it is important to understand how this can be achieved through computer games have an effect on child growth and development and can enhance or distort it.


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