Watching re-runs of favorite shows may give brain boost

BOSTON (WHDH) — Do you have a favorite TV show that you just can't get enough of, so you watch it over and over again?

If so, there’s some good news.

According to scientists, watching re-runs of your favorite shows can give you a "mental boost"!

Researchers found that after watching their favorite shows, people tend to have boosted will power, and self control.

People were even able to perform better on puzzles, after an episode they've seen several times before!