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How Online Gaming Addiction raises Mental Health Problems

Excessive gaming has even resulted in death in some cases. They should also monitor the effect that gaming has on their other activities, their physical and mental health, and their relationships with others. Sometimes, excessive gaming can mask another issue, such as depression or anxiety.

Signs & Symptoms of Gaming Addiction

According to mental health researchers, the signs and symptoms of online Gaming Addiction are:
• lacking control over their gaming habits
• prioritizing gaming over other interests and activities
• continuing gaming despite its negative consequences

If the above behavior becomes severe can affect a person’s:-
• family life
• social life
• personal life
• education
• work
According to some research, gaming addiction may co-occur with other mood disorders, such as:

• Anxiety disorders
• Depression
• Stress

People who remain physically inactive for extended periods due to gaming may also have a higher risk of obesity, sleep problems, and other health issues.

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