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April 21, 2021
Do Video Games Promote Violence? Answered by Research
Violent video games increase the likelihood of aggressive behavior, but do not always lead to violence.
January 26, 2021
Video Game Addiction: The Comprehensive Guide
What is video game addiction, the signs and symptoms of video game addiction, and how to overcome gaming addiction for gamers and parents alike.
September 17, 2020
How Does Video Game Addiction Affect Families?
The effects of video game addiction on families can be devastating. Learn how to have conversations with your child and repair your relationship with them.
September 12, 2020
Do Video Games Reduce Stress? (Backed by Research)
Most of us turn to video games to relax, but how does that work? Do video games actually reduce stress, or do they just cause more problems?
September 8, 2020
Why do Video Games Make You Angry?
Supressed emotions, alexithymia, frustration, and prevalent toxicity in the gaming community are some reasons for why video games make you angry.
August 25, 2020
12 Alternatives to Video Games (Based on Gamer Type)
Telling your child to read books or do chores will not work because these activities are not great alternatives to video games.
August 20, 2020
How to Detox Your Child From Video Games
Excessive gaming can lead to plenty of unwanted side-effects. Thus, the question arises, how can you detox your child from video games?
August 17, 2020
Do Video Games Cause Bad Behavior in Children?
While video games may not have a significant effect on your child's behavior, being addicted to video games can definitely cause bad behavior in children.
August 4, 2020
Video Games Make You Smarter: Backed up by Research
Video games increase your attention span, improve decision making and problem-solving capabilities improve memory and learning.
July 30, 2020
Stages of Video Game Addiction: How Bad Can it Get?
Video game addiction has three stages. Identifying the stage of addiction you are at can help you understand the severity of the video game addiction.
July 28, 2020
How to Stop Playing Video Games: 3 Effective Strategies
Lets look at the 3 most effective strategies to quit gaming.
July 21, 2020
10 Negative Effects of Video Games
Video games are not inherently evil. However, excessive gaming brings out many negative effects of video games. Let's find out what these are.
July 2, 2020
How to Break a Child's Video Game Addiction
Watching your child play video games all day is a painful sight for any parent. Learn about how to break a child's video game addiction here.
June 30, 2020
Video Game Addiction Treatment: Actionable Steps and Strategies
Effective video game addiction treatment is not a one-size-fits-all strategy. Quitting gaming is not the only way to gain control over your life.
June 26, 2020
What are the Signs of Video Game Addiction?
A few clear signs of video game addiction are preoccupation with video games, being unable to stop playing, and prioritizing gaming over everything else.
June 17, 2020
Video Game Addiction Statistics 2020: Is the World Addicted to Video Games?
0.3% to 1% of the population of the US, UK, Canada, and Germany fit the criteria for an Internet Gaming Disorder diagnosis.
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