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Gaming disorder now a disease according to WHO [videorecording] / Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

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  • Physical Description: 1 streaming video (02 min 50 sec)
  • Publisher: Toronto : Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2018

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General Note:
From the streaming audio-visual collection.
Restrictions on Access Note:
Access restricted to subscribers
Participant or Performer Note:
Journalist: Shivji, Salimah ; Host: Barton, Rosemary.
Summary, etc.:
For a diagnosis to be made, the negative effects of too much gaming must continue for at least a year. However, the World Health Organization says only one to three per cent of gamers meet the criteria.
System Details Note:
Available on the Internet. MODE OF ACCESS via web browser by entering the following URL:
Language Note:
In English.
Source of Description Note:
Source of description from Canadian Broadcasting Corporation
Subject: Video game addiction
Video games > Psychological aspects
Video games > Social aspects
Mental health
Health services administration
Social sciences
Genre/Form: Streaming videos.

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