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[BBC News Online] , Wakefield, Jane Gaming addiction classified as disorder by WHO. (02 Jan 2018)

URL: http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-42541404

Gaming addiction is to be listed as a mental health condition for the first time by the World Health Organisation. Its 11th International Classification of Diseases (ICD) will include the condition "gaming disorder"..........


[For further detail see also, ICD-11 Beta Draft (Foundation) website]

Item Type:News
Source:BBC News Online
Date:2 January 2018
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Subjects:F Concepts in psychology > Non chemical addiction > Gaming / Internet / Phone addiction
G Health and disease > Disorder classification
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