Posts Tagged ‘why reading is good’

Readers absorb less on Kindles than on paper, study finds

It’s been debated whether or not digital readers served the same benefits as books, and now, studies are beginning to show that books are still the boss. The Guardian has more: Research suggests that recall of plot after using an e-reader is poorer than with traditional books A new study which found that readers using a Kindle were “significantly” worse…

Reading online vs reading books: Is there a difference?

Tracy (Psychologist asks): If your child is reading online more than books, are they comprehending less? Dr. Marion Blank answers: That is a wonderful question that raises issues that are going to be increasingly important over the next several years. It is clear, that much like the developments that followed the introduction of the printing press, we are in an…

5 Studies Showing Why Reading Is Healthy!

Reading isn’t only fun, it’s good for you. And reading for pleasure is something that not enough people take the time out to do. Many people know that reading can be good for your intellect, but did you also know that it can be good for your health?  Nation of Change explains more: “If you’re a book worm, no tablet…