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Video Game to Help Alcoholics Fight Addiction - “Guardian Angel” In Pilot Program by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven me as everything to get the attention of the US consumer today in any area is all but a game. The link above explains some of the games used in various areas of healthcare.  BD         Charleston, SC...
The Xbox Conundrum - Is Video Game Addiction for Real? by Cory Huff Patient Expert Is video game addiction real? It depends on who you ask. Psychologists and sociologists... on the issue in 2007. Video game addiction has not yet become an official diagnosis like alcohol or...
Increased Fears about Video Game Addiction by CMCH about video game addiction. The game's release follows on the heels of 15-year-old Brandon Crisp's death... of the hugely popular massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG). According to the Telegraph, lines...
Gaming: The Exhilaration and the Addiction by Vanessa Van Petten Patient Expert in the morning, unless in the most extreme cases of video game addiction. Most of my friends aren’t addicted.... Nearly every teen that has ever played videogames, has played Halo. And most teens know of it. Video games...
How I kicked my addiction to the iPhone game Angry Birds. by Michael C. Healthy Living Professional | Here’s a link to my new blog posting on Psychology Today, How I kicked my addiction to the iPhone game... from my iPhone. It is a fiendishly addictive game. The premise is simple: you “pull” back on a slingshot to fire...
Nearly 1 in 10 Kids Addicted to Video Games by netventures Patient Expert are addicted to video games. Impacts of video game addiction include doing less homework, lying... credit: top: Sebastian Fritzon. Nearly 1 in 10 Kids Addicted to Video Games Related posts: Playing...
Might As Well Face It, I'm Addicted to...Video Games? by CMCH weekend, they reviewed a proposal to designate video game addiction as an official diagnosis, but many members opposed the idea.  CMCH has compiled a list of studies on video game addiction, but there has not...
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Computer Gaming: Recovery and Treatment for Addicts by Patsi K. Doctor of Psychology , I know that some people can get addicted to computer games. As someone who has remained alcohol free... at him, but he insists he's in control of his gaming. Here's a story about computer game addiction recovery centers...
Report Says Millions of Young Chinese Addicted to 'unhealthy' Internet Games by Dr. J. Mariano Anto Bruno M. Medical Doctor Chinese state media is reporting that four million Chinese youngsters are addicted to the Internet, mainly attracted by "unhealthy" online games. "Internet-addicted teenagers" account for around 10 percent...

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