Addiction

There was a news published in newspaper few days back. A Husband, techie by profession, got addicted to online gaming. He was so much into that that he lost 70 lacs in few weeks’ time. His wife got so frustrated that she went to complain against him in police station. Police somehow convinced both and husband agreed to go for addiction therapy. He was under treatment for 7 months. Later he reunited with the family. This is a recent example of addiction with online gaming. These days people are getting addicted to various things. Be it social media, mobiles, online gaming and what not.

What is this addiction, why somebody gets so much attracted to something that they forget everything else.