"Gaming Disorder" to be added to list of WHO diseases

<p>&quot;Gaming Disorder&quot; will be added next year to the official list of diseases by the World Health Organization.</p>

News 12 Staff

Dec 27, 2017, 3:39 PM

Updated 2,338 days ago

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"Gaming Disorder" will be added next year to the official list of diseases by the World Health Organization.
Symptoms include the inability to control when and how to play video games.
Another red flag is when someone choses games over other interests.
Adding "Gaming Disorder" to the list means it will be recognized by doctors and insurance companies.


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