"Gaming disorder is characterised by a pattern of persistent or recurrent gaming behaviour ('digital gaming" or "video-gaming'), which may be online or offline, manifested by: 1) impaired control over gaming (onset, frequency, intensity, duration, termination, context); 2) increasing priority given to gaming to the extent that gaming takes precedence over other life interests and daily activities; and 3) continuation or escalation of gaming despite negative consequences".
"The World Health Organization knows that common sense and objective research prove video games are not addictive".
Increased availability of technology and broadband internet gets the blame for contributing to gaming addictions, according to the research.
But he added that he would have sympathy for those who do not think the condition should be medicalised.
In that, internet gaming disorder is listed as a "condition for further study", meaning it is not officially recognised.
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"The main thing to ask yourself, is this a symptom of a larger problem?" Gentile recommends no more than one hour of screen time - meaning video games, TV, tablets and phones - for elementary school-aged kids and no more than two hours of screen time for secondary school-aged kids. For instance, studies show that gaming disorder tends to be unstable - if you test someone twice, six months apart, the second test shows no disorder.
Once your all-nighters and nonstop gaming sessions become something that you need to survive, or keep you from school, family, and other functions, it might be time to start worrying.
Chris Ferguson, a professor of psychology at Stetson University, explained how there isn't a strong enough basis to separately classify video game disorder in an interview with CNN: "After 20 or 30 years of this, the evidence base is not really good to suggest that this is a unique disorder - the evidence base really to my mind suggests that this is, if anything, symptomatic of an underlying problem that people might be having". All of the aforementioned could be applied to a number of compulsive behaviours.
Gentile found that almost 9 percent of children who play video games develop what's called "gaming addiction".
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