‘Gaming Disorder’ Is a New Mental Health Disorder for Compulsive Video Game Players, WHO Announces

gaming disorder

‘Gaming Disorder’ Is Officially a Mental Health Disorder, WHO Announces WHO announced a new mental health disorder on Monday that occurs due to compulsive video games playing. Simply called “gaming disorder,” the condition will soon be in WHO’s International Classification of Diseases. The classification is based on research and the need for treatment around the […]

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10 ways to keep your brain young

10 ways to keep your brain young

10 Ways to Keep Your Brain Young The above video discusses 10 strategies that can help keep your brain sharp and young even as you age. The strategies include: Socialize More (as the rate of memory decline in individuals that socialize often is less than those who don’t) Exercise (Physical activity improves neuroplasticity, your brain’s ability […]

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How to help a loved one or co-worker with depression

how to help a loved one or co-worker with depression

We all likely know someone suffering from depression. In 2014-15 about 2.1 million Australians presented themselves with mood disorders, which includes depression. Mental and behavioural conditions are more common amongst women than men (19.2% compared with 15.8% respectively). Sure there are signs that indicate the prevalence of these conditions, and ways to help the people […]

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Seasonal depression: Why brown-eyed females are at threat

Brown Eyed Females tend to have higher incidence of SAD

2 brand-new research studies have come to understand that sex and eye color have an impact on the risk of developing the seasonal affective disorder. Two leading researchers presented some intriguing insights into why this might be happening. Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), a mental health disorder, is often characterized by feelings of hopelessness and acute sadness […]

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