When people think about addiction, many don’t consider compulsive behavior. This type of addiction can be just as dangerous as substance abuse. Types of behavioral addiction include but are not limited to: gambling, engaging in sexual activity, watching pornography, and video gaming.
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How Eating May Be Harmful If you eat very little–and are still constantly concerned about your weight or body shape, you may have an eating disorder. If you eat a lot all at once, and either purge your consumption, or punish yourself by starving, you are also at risk. Read on to learn about how […]
How Compulsive Gambling Develops Gambling addiction, also referred to as compulsive gambling or gambling disorder, is a serious condition recognized widely by psychologists. It’s surprisingly common, especially among younger and middle aged men. Perhaps what started out as a fun, social activity is now a dependency. As with many addictions, you might stop enjoying it […]
What Is Sex Addiction? The medical community is still not sure how to look at sex addiction. But with regard to one thing, there’s a general consensus: it’s a serious and difficult problem for those who suffer from it. Often referred to as hypersexuality disorder, sex addiction is really a struggle with compulsive behavior. In […]
Can You Really Be Addicted to Video Games? Video games haven’t been around nearly as long as other addictive substances, and the study of this behavioral addiction is still in its infancy. But, as children and even adults devote more and more of their time to video games, video game addiction is expected to skyrocket. […]