Is video gaming, or video game addiction, associated with depression, academic achievement, heavy episodic drinking, or conduct problems?

@inproceedings{Brunborg2014IsVG,
  title={Is video gaming, or video game addiction, associated with depression, academic achievement, heavy episodic drinking, or conduct problems?},
  author={Geir Scott Brunborg and Rune Aune Mentzoni and Lars Roar Fr\oyland},
  booktitle={Journal of behavioral addictions},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS While the relationships between video game use and negative consequences are debated, the relationships between video game addiction and negative consequences are fairly well established. However, previous studies suffer from methodological weaknesses that may have caused biased results. There is need for further investigation that benefits from the use of methods that avoid omitted variable bias. METHODS Two wave panel data was used from two surveys of 1,928 Norwegian… CONTINUE READING