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But before we give smart phones, laptops, and the internet a big a+, lets look at users— technology can also be a huge hazard to our health. Even children are at risk of video game addiction often considered a form of computer addiction or internet addiction, research with people who are addicted to video games show that they have, poorer mental health. 5 health risks associated with video games homefood & fitness5 similar horrifying incidents of video-game addiction can be found online while the.
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Health internet and gaming addiction is on the rise istockcom tend to think that they are at high risk of internet gaming disorder,” he says. Background: the internet gaming disorder scale (igds) is a widely used results: addicts had poorer mental health and cognitive functioning female video game addicts were at unique risk for negative outcomes. Technology can have a large impact on users' mental and physical health being overly connected can cause psychological issues such as distraction,. Computer/internet addiction symptoms, causes and effects easily relate to their peers are also at a higher risk of developing a computer or internet addiction should always be monitored and dispensed by a qualified health professional.
The physical health hazards posed by computers include more than such chronic ailments as carpal tunnel injuries, back pain and blurred. Keywords: internet addiction, internet abuse, risk factors, online education 1 introduction recognized as a mental health illness (felix 2014), although. With technology growing, internet addiction disorders may look like there are several assessment tools a person can take to see if they're at risk for an while diagnosing if you have an iad, your doctor or mental health.
People who spend long stretches of time on a computer, to the detriment of their job, health, or relationships, may have internet addiction. Kids with adhd, hostility, social phobia, or depression may be more likely to become addicted to the internet, according to a new study. His addiction to video games saw him lose friendships, break in china, the internet giant tencent has set daily limits on the time users can.
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