Authors:Giovanni Martinotti, Eleonora Chillemi, Matteo Lupi, Luisa De Risio, Mauro Pettorruso, and Massimo Di Giannantonio
that loss of inhibitory control, resulting from damage to the PFC, is crucial in addictivebehaviors ( Balodis et al., 2012 ; Moccia et al., 2017 ).
Although GD is a major public health concern, associated with high relapse rates and
Authors:Kun Qin, Feifei Zhang, Taolin Chen, Lei Li, Wenbin Li, Xueling Suo, Du Lei, Graham J. Kemp, and Qiyong Gong
BAs in U.S. adults is between 2% (Internet addiction) and 10% (work addiction), turning addiction especially BAs into a growing mental health issue ( Sussman, Lisha, & Griffiths, 2011 ). Various as addictivebehaviors are, individuals with BAs share
Authors:Vasileios Stavropoulos, Rapson Gomez, Eloisa Steen, Charlotte Beard, Lucas Liew, and Mark D. Griffiths
Many individual factors have been associated with the development of addictivebehaviors, including IA ( Anderson et al., 2016 ; Stavropoulos, Kuss, et al., 2016 ). In such a context, anxiety – as an individual risk factor – has
Authors:Yun-Hsuan Chang, Kun-Chia Chang, Wen-Li Hou, Chung-Ying Lin, and Mark D. Griffiths
Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) ( Higuchi, 2019; World Health Organization, 2018 ). Individuals with schizophrenia sometimes engage in potentially addictivebehaviors (e.g., psychoactive substance use, gambling, gaming, etc.) as a method for coping with
Authors:Kristine Rømer Thomsen, Mette Buhl Callesen, Morten Hesse, Timo Lehmann Kvamme, Michael Mulbjerg Pedersen, Mads Uffe Pedersen, and Valerie Voon
impulsivity in addictivebehaviors
Impulsivity is commonly impaired dimensionally across SUD ( Dalley et al., 2011 ; Voon & Dalley, 2016 ), and subcomponents have been shown to be a risk factor in the development of problematic substance use and SUD
Authors:Kayla M. Joyce, Amanda Hudson, Roisin M. O’Connor, Abby L. Goldstein, Michael Ellery, Daniel S. McGrath, Tara S. Perrot, and Sherry H. Stewart
this previous work, may not generalize to females.
One factor potentially influencing females’ addictivebehaviors is ovarian hormone fluctuations across the menstrual cycle (MC; Moran-Santa Maria, Flanagan, & Brady, 2014 ; Terner & de Wit
Authors:Fatih Canan, Servet Karaca, Melike Düzgün, Ayşe Merve Erdem, Esranur Karaçaylı, Nur Begüm Topan, Sang-Kyu Lee, Zu Wei Zhai, Murat Kuloğlu, and Marc N. Potenza
prenatal androgen exposure and addictivebehaviors. Moreover, men with problematic video-gaming (a non-substance-related addictivebehavior) exhibited lower 2D:4D ratios when compared with those with non-problematic video-gaming ( Kornhuber et al., 2013
Authors:Fran Calvo, Xavier Carbonell, Ursula Oberst, and Héctor Fuster
& Caretti, 2016 ).
Our results suggest that people with low self-esteem may seek dissociation and escape from discomfort through games and therefore have a higher risk of developing addictivebehaviors or experiencing negative effects due to their
Authors:Davide Marengo, Cornelia Sindermann, Daniela Häckel, Michele Settanni, Jon D. Elhai, and Christian Montag
individuals via the smartphone (and the respective applications) may not result in addictivebehavior related to the smartphone, hence, SmUD. Therefore, social use of the smartphone seems not to contribute to SmUD ( Elhai, Hall, et al., 2017; Elhai, Levine, et