In the March/april 2014 issue, discover our special feature called "Video Games, Gambling, Sex, Work: Addictions like any other?" Published every two months, Inserm’s Science&Santé magazine illustrates discoveries, debates and issues from the ever-evolving field of biomedical research.
Addictions to gambling, sex or work - do they really exist? Can these "non-substance" addictions compare with those involving drugs or alcohol? And from what point can we talk of addiction? Clinicians, researchers, and epidemiologists are trying to find answers to these many questions.