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Teen Hospitalized After Playing Video Games for 4 Straight Days


Teen Hospitalized After Playing Video Games for 4 Straight Days

Are your kids spending more time than usual in front of the screen this summer? They probably can't out-do 15-year-old Tyler Rigsby, a Columbus, Ohio teen who was hospitalized after a marathon session of Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3.

After passing out, the 15-year-old was rushed to the hospital, where doctors determined that he was severely dehydrated, a condition that is life-endangering. Tyler's family told NBC News that their son had been playing the Xbox game for at least four days, possibly even five, emerging only to use the bathroom or grab a snack. They have since taken away the Xbox.

Read more (NBC News).

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