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What can cause shopping addiction?

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Dr. Byron Law-Yone
Psychiatry
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In brief: Many reasons

Like all addictions, genetics, life experiences, easy access, having other addictions and illnesses like bipolar disorder, depression and anxiety all can contribute to or "cause" shopping excessively.

In brief: Many reasons

Like all addictions, genetics, life experiences, easy access, having other addictions and illnesses like bipolar disorder, depression and anxiety all can contribute to or "cause" shopping excessively.
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