Questions from this article generalized to any addiction.
$ADDICTION in the questions below can be any addiction: sleep, eat, drink, exercise, work, save, invest, buy, sex, play, watch, learn, etc.
Do you spend a lot of time
$ADDICTIONeven when you are not doing
Do you feel restless, irritable, moody, angry, anxious or sad when
Do you feel the need to
$ADDICTIONfor increasing amounts of time / money / energy / etc.,
Do you feel that you should do
$ADDICTION less, but are unable to cut back on the amount of time / money / energy / etc. you spend doing
Do you lose interest in or reduce participation in other activities due to
Do you continue to do
$ADDICTION even though you are aware of negative consequences, such as not getting enough sleep, being late to school or work, spending too much time / money / energy / etc., having arguments with others, or neglecting important duties?
Do you do
$ADDICTION to escape from or forget about personal problems, or to relieve uncomfortable feelings such as guilt, anxiety, helplessness or depression?
Do you risk or lose significant relationships, or job, educational or career opportunities because of