Топ 5 Заносы Недели 18.02.2019 -25.02.2019
The habit of gambling can form a psychological dependence in a person — ludomania. This dependence can be both a social and medical problem for society. One of the risk factors are personality traits: emotional instability, reduced self-control.
Dependent behavior is accompanied by depressive disorders. Researchers note signs of altered consciousness, in particular, the absorption of the game, the concentration of attention on the game, while simultaneously detaching from the surrounding reality.
During the survey in Moscow, 96 people who requested help in connection with pathological dependence on playing slot machines, in 15 cases suicidal thoughts were identified, in 36 cases asthenic disorders