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Isn't addiction to the internet better than being addicted to substances such as drugs, alcohol or smoking ?
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
12 doctors agree
In brief: The good race, eh?
No addiction is good, nor is it appropriate to compare.
Gaming addiction can lead to financial ruin, interpersonal catastrophe, loss of work, poor hygiene, felonious behavior, and the consequent social ills so associated. As can any addictive behavior. This sounds like a rationalization. If you have or suspect you have an addiction, it's best to seek medical help. See your doctor.

In brief: The good race, eh?
No addiction is good, nor is it appropriate to compare.
Gaming addiction can lead to financial ruin, interpersonal catastrophe, loss of work, poor hygiene, felonious behavior, and the consequent social ills so associated. As can any addictive behavior. This sounds like a rationalization. If you have or suspect you have an addiction, it's best to seek medical help. See your doctor.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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Dr. Jeffrey Roth
Addiction Medicine
In brief: Addiction= disease
Since addiction is disease and not a moral issue, is high blood pressure "better" than diabetes?

In brief: Addiction= disease
Since addiction is disease and not a moral issue, is high blood pressure "better" than diabetes?
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
Dr. Jeffrey Roth
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