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WHO Calls Compulsive Gaming A Mental Health Problem

27 days ago   |   By Ubergizmo

Image credit - JohnnyMrNinja/Wikipedia Last year the World Health Organization decided that they would classify “gaming disorder” as a mental health issue. Unsurprisingly there were some who disagreed with this , but now it looks like the WHO is back with a new mental health problem that they have classified, which according to the organization is “compulsive gaming”. There are some who have praised the WHO's initiative, claiming that it will help identify those who might be addicted to games early on, such as those in their teens or who are young adults who might not seek help themselves...
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World Health Organization to announcing ‘gaming disorder' as a mental health condition

World Health Organization to announcing ‘gaming disorder' as a mental health condition

27 days ago   |   By 9to5Google

At a time when there's increasing focus on ‘digital health' - ensuring that usage of devices like smartphones doesn't take over our lives - gaming addiction is to be officially classified as a disease...
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