Wednesday, 20 February 2019

Category Archives: Behavioral Addictions

WHO set to recognize gaming addiction as mental health condition
12 Aug
2:16

WHO set to recognize gaming addiction as mental health condition

The World Health Organization is set to label video gaming addiction as a mental health condition for the first time next year, calling it "gaming disorder" The term has been added to a draft of next year's International Classification of Diseases, and is being described as a "pattern of persistent […]

Why Your Social Media Addiction is Poisoning Your Start-Up
12 Aug
2:08

Why Your Social Media Addiction is Poisoning Your Start-Up

– A couple of years ago, Microsoft study showed that people these days often lose concentration after just eight seconds They concluded that the reducing attention span is due to social media use and our digital lifestyle Social media sites like Facebook are fast moving, with lots of little pieces […]

Addicted to gaming | Video games and mental illness
12 Aug
11:47

Addicted to gaming | Video games and mental illness

Hi, my name is Siope I'm with Smarter Parenting and today I'm going to talk to you about some interesting things that are occurring in the mental health field but also with addictions Now a draft was released this year, 2018, by the W-H-O the World Health Organization and for […]

SOCIAL MEDIA – the most updated drug. [ Addiction, Obsession, Effects, Quit, The Expressionist ]
12 Aug
11:38

SOCIAL MEDIA – the most updated drug. [ Addiction, Obsession, Effects, Quit, The Expressionist ]

When someone asks you, do you take drugs? you hold your head high in pride and denial, saying no I don't, I haven't done drugs at all in my life, you haven't done drugs at all, Are you sure? Think again You spend 7 hours plus time on social media […]

Video Gaming Disorder: How to spot an addiction
12 Aug
9:17

Video Gaming Disorder: How to spot an addiction

NEWS CHANNEL 8 DID HE JUST HAVE A CHICKEN WING BEHIND HIS EAR? [ LAUGHTER ] FOR THE FIRST TIME, THERE IS A NAME FOR VIDEOGAME ADDICTION CALLED GAMING DISORDER IT IS A SERIOUS PROBLEM ACROSS THE COUNTRY AND RIGHT HERE IN THE BAY AREA Reporter: CLEARWATER INSURANCE EXECUTIVE NILE […]

Social Media : An Addiction
12 Aug
9:09

Social Media : An Addiction

Good morning Morning bro, Put the seatbelt on buddy Leave it buddy By the way, have you heard of the news? Which one? A man fell off the bridge while taking a selfie Oh really? How do people take selfies these days – and you upload such bad posts on […]

This Video Gamer Admits His Habit Nearly Drove Him To Suicide | Megyn Kelly TODAY
12 Aug
6:48

This Video Gamer Admits His Habit Nearly Drove Him To Suicide | Megyn Kelly TODAY

>>> WE'RE BACK, NOW, WITH OUR SERIES "ADDICTED TO" TODAY, WE ARE LOOKING AT TECHNOLOGY CHARLIE CANNOT REMEMBER HOW LONG AGO VIDEO GAMES TOOK HOLD OF HIM BUT HE DOES KNOW HE WAS VERY, VERY YOUNG WHILE A GAMING ADDICTION IS NOT TECHNICALLY AN ACTUAL MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS, CHARLIE AND MANY […]

Social Media’s Dark Side: How Facebook and Snapchat Try to Steal Our Self-Worth | Tristan Harris
12 Aug
6:39

Social Media’s Dark Side: How Facebook and Snapchat Try to Steal Our Self-Worth | Tristan Harris

Well, there's a really common misconception that technology is neutral and it's up to us to just choose how to use it And so we're sitting there and we're scrolling and we find ourselves in this kind of wormhole and then we say, “Oh man, like, I should really have […]

How Serious Is Video Game Addiction?
12 Aug
4:18

How Serious Is Video Game Addiction?

Who thinks that playing video games too much can be a health problem? I love video games Some people do, some people don't The World Health Organization would agree with those that raised their hand, because the group recently announced that gaming disorder will officially be listed for the first […]

BMB #28 – Social Media Addiction: Somebody Oughta Do Something
12 Aug
4:10

BMB #28 – Social Media Addiction: Somebody Oughta Do Something

Hi there We all know the world is changing Smart phones answer our children's questions Cars drive us by themselves Machines peer inside of us or tell us what that spot on our arm is Two year olds, TWO YEAR OLDS know how to use an I-Pad better than I […]