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October 5, 2021

The Hidden Mental Health Problem in Streaming

Streamers and YouTubers are experiencing a hidden mental health problem. In this article we examine why it's happening and possible solutions.
September 14, 2021
introduction to behavioral addiction

Introduction to Behavioral Addiction

Behavioral addiction comes in many forms - gambling, gaming, food, shopping - with certain common features including impaired control and negative consequences.
September 7, 2021

How to Treat Gaming Disorder

Find out what constitutes gaming disorder and discover the different treatment options and interventions used to help problem gamers and their loved ones.
August 31, 2021
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Video Game Industry: Statistics, Demographics, Trends

A roundup of the latest global video game industry statistics, demographics and trends, plus some of the factors driving this multi-billion dollar industry.
August 23, 2021
gaming disorder prevalence

Gaming Disorder Prevalence

Gaming disorder is a mental health condition affecting millions of people worldwide. This blog provides a detailed insight into the prevalence of the problem.
July 27, 2021
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The 8 Signs of Internet Addiction: Symptoms & Treatment

In today's digital world, internet addiction is a growing concern. Find out the main types, key signs, negative effects and treatment for internet addiction.
July 23, 2021
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The Benefits of Gaming

Video games can be good for you. The benefits of gaming include positive cognitive, motivational, emotional, social, therapeutic and educational effects.
July 22, 2021
The use of prescription drugs in esports and problematic gaming

The Use of Prescription Drugs in Esports and Gaming‚Äč

In esports, the use of performance-enhancing drugs, such as Adderall, to improve focus and attention can lead to long-term health risks and problematic gaming.
July 14, 2021
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Skins Gambling: How It Works & Risks Involved

Skins gambling explained. Find out what are skins in video games, how they are blurring the line between gaming and gambling, and the risks of skins gambling.
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