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Video Game Scholarship Proves Gaming Addiction Can Pay Off

By Victoria Kim

The rise in popularity of esports has allowed video gamers to channel their energies into something potentially positive. MORE  

Video Game Addiction - Recent Findings to Blow Your Mind

By Cathy Cassata

Limits should be set on gaming habits to curb bullying, desensitization, and other potential problems. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 10, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Rob Ford game lets users collect crack pipes, Amanda Bynes addresses mental health, kids turn in parents for growing pot, and Sean Hannity frets about killer weed. MORE  

Depressed Men More Susceptible to Internet Addiction

By Bryan Le

A study of depressed men and women reveal that men are more likely to turn to the web and video gaming to escape their depression. MORE  

Flappy Bird Creator Says Game Might Return With Addiction Warning

By Bryan Le

Dong Nguyen may revive his smash-hit game, but this time with a warning that urges users to "take a break." MORE  

Is Flappy Bird Really Addictive?

By Bryan Le

Some may find Flappy Bird's creator deciding to pull the game for being too addictive ridiculous, but studies have shown that behavioral addictions are just as real as substance addictions. MORE  

Video Gaming Addiction Up 66% in Netherlands

By Bryan Le

Eight Dutch electronic game addiction clinics treated 256 clients in 2011. Two years later, that number nearly doubled. MORE  

Flappy Bird Creator Pulls Game For Being Too Addictive

By Bryan Le

The programmer of the smash hit mobile game says he turned his back on $50,000 a day to save gamers from themselves. MORE  

Gaming Addiction On the Rise in Asia

By Paul Gaita

Many Southeast Asian countries are struggling to curb video game addiction with little success. MORE  

Morning Roundup: July 23, 2013

By Bryan Le

US adults want to ban smoking in cars with kids, UK set for major crackdown on Internet porn, and Brewers' Ryan Braun suspended from pro-baseball for drugs. MORE  

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