ADHD and Video Game Addiction Connected

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ADHD and Video Game Addiction Connected A recent study found that individuals with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are very likely to develop video game addiction due to using video games to escape from the effects of ADHD. The study, which was conducted at the University of Bergen in Norway, was published in the Journal Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, of the American Psychological Association. Each of the 20,000 participants in the study answered questions about their video game behaviors and...

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5 Signs of a Gaming Addiction

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5 Signs of a Gaming Addiction Although many people laugh about the term “gaming addiction” in relation to video game addiction, the behavior is actually quite serious and problematic.  Interestingly, South Korea is the world’s leader as far as identifying and treating gaming and Internet addiction. After inserting the world’s fastest broadband infrastructure into their nation, South Korea’s government now spends millions per year to pinpoint and treat gaming and Internet addicts....

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