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Gambling, Gaming & Technology Use Community of Interest

The Gambling, Gaming & Technology Use Community of Interest brings together addiction and mental health service providers, researchers and subject matter experts in the fields of gambling, technology/Internet use and video gaming to collaborate and share knowledge on emerging trends and clinical best practices.'s%20true%20that%20some%20studies,always%20inside%20playing%20video%20games.

  • Simple article geared to kids, teens and parents looking at the risks and benefits of gaming
  • It looks at the risks of gaming to much to be effecting weight, exercise, school, friends and aggression.
  • It looks at benefits to be improve hand–eye coordination, problem-solving skills, and the mind's ability to process information
  • It suggests limiting screen time to a reasonable amount, choosing a game rated to the appropriate age, and one that encourages movement
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