Home > Mental health > News News Gaming disorder may affect the brain like drugs After gathering scientific evidence, the World Health Organization recently classified gaming disorder as an official mental health problem. Compulsive video-game playing now classed as mental health disorder The WHO has accepted the proposal that Gaming Disorder should be listed as a new mental health problem based on scientific evidence. How the colour of your face can reveal your mood Researchers have identified patterns of facial colouring that are unique to every human emotion they studied. Ask CyberShrink » Talk Heart to heart forum » 13 hidden signs of stress Regenerative medicine: replacing brain cells lost from stroke Would a narcissist steal your sweetheart just for kicks? Narcissists tend to take advantage of people and are less likely to feel guilty about it. Is it really OCD? OCD tends to be underdiagnosed. Because of the stigma of mental illness, people may hide symptoms and avoid getting help. Speak up, dear student! It can save your life There is an epidemic among students, and we must take urgent notice – and action, writes Lizette Rabe. Here’s another reason why you shouldn't sit so much According to a new study, too much sitting may have an unhealthy effect on a part of the brain involved with memory. Dog bites more common in anxious people Afraid of dogs? You might have a higher risk of being bitten. Why some people freak out about belly buttons What’s the weirdest phobia you’ve heard about? Spiders? Heights? Holes? Now you can add omphalophobia to your list. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Congestion associated with sinuses can ruin your day Tell us of your unusual allergy and stand a chance to win R2 000! WIN a R2000 Skin Renewal online store voucher! FLU SURVEY: Stand a chance of winning R2 000 cash!