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Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem

Updated : June 19, 2018 04:55 PM IST

In its latest revision to a disease classification manual, the UN health agency said Monday that compulsively playing video games now qualifies as a mental health condition.
WHO said classifying "gaming disorder" as a separate addiction will help governments, families and health care workers be more vigilant and prepared to identify the risks.
Compulsive video-game playing could be mental health problem
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