Believe it or not, Internet addiction can have deadly consequences. In South Korea, several gamers have died during online gaming sessions that lasted multiple days. Players park in front of their screens, and they don’t stop to eat, drink, or use the bathroom. Eventually exhaustion and dehydration set in, causing massive heart failure.
An estimated 5-10% of all Internet users are thought to be addicted—meaning they are unable to control the amount of time they spend online. View our latest presentation to learn more about this deadly digital addiction.