Items tagged with gaming disorder

Are you an avid gamer? And we don't mean simply gaming a few hours a day -- we're talking about every waking hour of the day; every free moment glued to your mouse, keyboard and monitor as you consume yourself in games like Overwatch and Fortnite. If this describes your life, you could actually have a gaming disorder according to the World Health Organization (WHO). “Gaming disorder” is now classified as a mental health condition, which is a controversial designation for medical professionals to say the least. It is defined by the following three characteristics according to the WHO: A pattern of gaming behavior characterized by impaired control over gaming Increasing... Read more...