At present the addictions have a fairly broad view, it is no longer just about the consumption of substances harmful to health, there are also addictive activities that are even considered a disease of physical and mental order in those who practice.
Here are a few of the modern lifestyle trends
Social networks and the Internet: I do not deny that the Internet offers a cosmopolitan than good employee portal and is a tool of information and communication unbeatable but when a person’s social life revolves around a virtual address and identities, there is certainly a problem, worst of all, gradually we lose our ability to interact in a real way in a world that seems cyber however remains real well.
Smartphones and selfie: Today almost every one holds a smartphone in his hand and it seems without this gadget life will no run anyway. Internet, mailing, chatting, social networking, apps and many features are enjoyed by people by this smartphone. The key feature is selfie smart phone is using hugely for capturing selfies and listening music it become viral and addition in modern lifestyle.
TV: all see TV but we are talking about those people who do not leave their home, stop working, eating or sleeping for being glued to the TV and displayed himself as part of this fantasy world.
Video games; there is a difference between entertainment and suffer an addiction, those who play tirelessly 16 hours a day, and end up losing touch with friends and family, neglecting your mind and body are definitely addicted to video games.
Casinos: Playing in a casino have become extremely popular and of course, entertaining. It’s a part of our modern lifestyle. It’s so popular; more and more people spend time in casinos online as well. They offer a wide range of casino games to enjoy, earn money and pass your weekend as well.
Work: Live to work or work to live? The workaholic, has always existed but from the eighties started to be labeled as sick, given the impact on their personal lives and their health because of work stress. This problem mainly affecting men, it has now also been widespread among women and is so severe that it is estimated that more than 20% of the working population in the world has this addiction.
Shopping; Studies show that 1 in 20 people, tries to calm her anxiety, her pain, her anguish and even loneliness, performing totally unnecessary purchases, into a shopaholic, men tend to buy items such as computers, cameras, tools and electronics, while women are seduced by clothing, jewelry, shoes and household items. This gives them a momentary feeling of pleasure and comfort but over the effect the vacuum back and feel great guilt.
Sex; is not to be presumed, it is a physical-mental most serious and common than thought disorder, sex addiction lies in the obsession with everything that means sex, magazines, pornographic videos and then to the practice of sex type obsessive-compulsive, and in which the person loses control, easily accessing promiscuous relationships, without considering the consequences.
Tan: tanorexia severe cases can be considered very dangerous because of overexposure to ultraviolet rays that involves addiction, which can trigger many negative effects such as skin cancer. Sometimes it can be an indicator of body dimorphic disorder and suffering as those who suffer from anorexia, the individual has a misperception of himself.