Internet Addiction and what it is doing to Children

Internet-Addiction

Children are slowly becoming addicted to the internet more and more each day. Parents who give children their cell phones or tablets to play games just so they can distract them and keep them quiet, is actually making them addicted to the technology and will increase their use of it as they grow up. The children who start becoming addicted to the internet and video games, will begin to suffer from a mental disorder called ‘internet-use disorder’. This may lead the children to having to deal with stress only through the internet and/or video games. Children will not be able to cope with reality if they have this disorder.

Internet addiction to be added to the list of serious mental disorders following alarming rise in children who cannot log off

 

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