Addiction

Lying Addiction

Sometimes known as mythomania, pseudologia fantastica and even lying addiction, pathological lying is a behavior in which the individual will lie compulsively or habitually. So, although most people might think they would know what pathological lying is, a doctor might, instead, look for other reasons...

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Ludopathy

Ludopathy, sometimes known ludomania, is an addiction to gambling. Unlike many addictions there is no substance involved, instead the addiction is to the act of gambling itself, which has an effect on the brain’s reward centers....

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Addiction in the Premier League

English top-flight football was awash with heavy drinkers at one time. The likes of George Best, Tony Adams, and Paul Gascoigne were renowned for their alcohol drinking exploits. For some players like Best, it was difficult to understand when they had the time to actually...

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