A Man Played Video Games Nonstop For 73 Hours. This Is How His Organs Shut Down.

  • Published: 17 June 2019
  • This patient case is from Taipei, Taiwan, 2013. For more on Massive PE management, see References below.
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Comments • 11 992

  • Chubbyemu
    Chubbyemu   3 months back

    👨‍⚕️👩‍⚕️README: Internet Gaming Disorder is a very new area, and it falls under psychiatry. It takes a doctor with the appropriate training and time to make the diagnosis. If you or a loved one suspects something might be wrong, please see the doctor. Happy Medical Monday! 👨‍⚕️👩‍⚕️

    • SeaJay Oceans
      SeaJay Oceans  2 days back

      The Epidemic of child obesity and diabetes is no surprise when children spend hours of screen time at school, & hours of screen time at home ...

      PIERCE PARNELL  4 days back

      Chubbyemu OK BOOMER

    • jdisco1
      jdisco1  4 days back

      More like, please seek employment.

    • Daniel Jackson
      Daniel Jackson  5 days back

      i'm fairly certain i have this disorder

    • the crazy samurai
      the crazy samurai  5 days back

      I prefer to use gaming addiction not disorder that's just my personal opinion tho

  • Spirit _ Teddy
    Spirit _ Teddy  42 minutes back

    Hey, I love my tablet, but I move around a lot

    To eat
    To play with meh dog
    And thats all..

    • Bruce Wayne
      Bruce Wayne  46 minutes back

      His name will go down in human history as savior of mankind

      • voltz 19
        voltz 19  55 minutes back

        Every single gamer probably says haha that’s not true and keeps playing and when something bad happens they’re going to be like MOM MOM!

        • LiQUORNOW228
          LiQUORNOW228  1 hours back

          I think this can be applied to people that have bad gambling issues because where I live...casinos run this town and the people addicted will play for days straight and have been known to defecate right here they play so they don’t miss a opportunity to win. It’s a sad moment really

          • aaron laluzerne
            aaron laluzerne  1 hours back

            Cause of vegetablisation:OCD and World of Warcraft.

            • DragonRaider 749
              DragonRaider 749  2 hours back

              How I die:

              • JGoD2x
                JGoD2x  3 hours back

                𝙃𝙚 𝙢𝙪𝙨𝙩 𝙝𝙖𝙫𝙚 𝙗𝙚𝙚𝙣 𝙥𝙡𝙖𝙮𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙣𝙚𝙬 𝙘𝙖𝙡𝙡 𝙤𝙛 𝙙𝙪𝙩𝙮

                • Dynamic ValorX
                  Dynamic ValorX  4 hours back

                  0:10 me when i stand up too fast

                  • Mr Smith42105
                    Mr Smith42105  4 hours back


                    • Nano Kai
                      Nano Kai  5 hours back

                      I play video games everyday...

                      • Ethan Slafter
                        Ethan Slafter  8 hours back

                        Nice sennheisers dc

                        • Dark Star
                          Dark Star  17 hours back

                          “Don’t sit for more than an hour at a time”

                          Elementary: *Nope.*

                          • 롱코오
                            롱코오  19 hours back

                            화장실은 어떻게 처리한거야?

                            • Orchids n Lyme
                              Orchids n Lyme  19 hours back

                              I've had 3 massive DVT's n my left leg from edema and poor veins!!! Well I'm going to stay up all night now with anxiety😳!!!

                              • big pp boah
                                big pp boah  21 hours back

                                *a real gamer could last longer*

                                • Brandon Murillo
                                  Brandon Murillo  21 hours back


                                  • laugh_ is_medicine
                                    laugh_ is_medicine  21 hours back

                                    Gamers should play game at the same time running on the treadmill

                                    • Meme Grand Lord
                                      Meme Grand Lord  23 hours back

                                      i love playing video games, but not as extreme as this -_-

                                      i always spend some times to stretch my body, especially my leg. playing on my chair, i always moving my feet like a tailor doing his job with his machine. i found somehow it's reduce tirenes on my feet. i don't know how

                                      • Sean Ferree
                                        Sean Ferree  1 days back

                                        This is no ordinary man 😁

                                        • Maybe a tree
                                          Maybe a tree  1 days back

                                          Jesus that narrator is so dramatic.

                                        • GreatRaiden
                                          GreatRaiden  1 days back

                                          Why did the camera man not tell him to take a break? Hmmmm

                                        • Nam Nguyen
                                          Nam Nguyen  1 days back

                                          I guess we know now that you can only play video games for 72 hours 59 minutes and 59 seconds

                                          • Nyankana
                                            Nyankana  1 days back

                                            Can't tell if the dc dude was a real guy or he was acting.

                                            • Black Formable 82
                                              Black Formable 82  1 days back

                                              I was sitting down being afk in elder scrolls online and I started this video an i immediately stood up and stretched

                                              • Tiến Đạt Hồ
                                                Tiến Đạt Hồ  1 days back

                                                everybody gangsta until their organs shut down

                                                • i like birds 576
                                                  i like birds 576  1 days back

                                                  A man breaths air this is what happened to his body

                                                  • Sam Wang
                                                    Sam Wang  1 days back

                                                    Damn dc I love to play game too but I know when is time to rest the body 73 hours that nuts no matter how fun the game is there always going to be there because u have an account rest your body is important

                                                    • A2NJonathanL
                                                      A2NJonathanL  1 days back

                                                      When the bois on we on

                                                      • kurwitz
                                                        kurwitz  1 days back

                                                        thats why prepare 50 bottles for you to pee in.

                                                        • SeaJay Oceans
                                                          SeaJay Oceans  2 days back

                                                          he protec
                                                          he attac
                                                          but most importantly,
                                                          he sit still too too long !

                                                          • Last Valkyries
                                                            Last Valkyries  2 days back

                                                            29-30 hours on PC

                                                            • SeaJay Oceans
                                                              SeaJay Oceans  2 days back

                                                              A good time to study the relation of epidemic child obesity and XBOX, Playstation and smart phone / tablet / Netflix use...

                                                              • Nick Dinh
                                                                Nick Dinh  2 days back

                                                                Should’ve called Joe

                                                                • Muhammad Mu'az Al-Khair

                                                                  Gaming and blood clot doesn't kill him, his society kills him.

                                                                  • LIFE
                                                                    LIFE  2 days back

                                                                    At 0:25
                                                                    CPR A stomach?

                                                                    • ๖ۣۜ♥๖̶tacokitten๖̶

                                                                      i have a severe gaming addiction, my chair is really bad and sometimes i have circulation loss from the chair pushing on my leg
                                                                      however i have recently taken a series of long plane flights and did not experience DVT so hopefully i am not genetically predisposed to clot
                                                                      but, i was wondering when truly, chubbyemu would cover one of those conditions _i_ am at risk for..

                                                                      • Ton that cam bach Tim Tim

                                                                        Is this real in the video or they just acting?

                                                                        • Dark Rainbow
                                                                          Dark Rainbow  2 days back

                                                                          Good riddance to a moron.

                                                                          • OOF MC
                                                                            OOF MC  2 days back

                                                                            His name is Op

                                                                            • the lanlord
                                                                              the lanlord  2 days back

                                                                              me: plays game for 16 hrs one time
                                                                              the dude who played for 72 hrs: pathetic

                                                                              • Rox quote
                                                                                Rox quote  2 days back

                                                                                Did he even eat?

                                                                                • Influential Topic
                                                                                  Influential Topic  2 days back

                                                                                  I only game for 72 hours at a time so it's all good.

                                                                                  • BFB Content
                                                                                    BFB Content  2 days back

                                                                                    A man watched minecraft cursed images

                                                                                    this is how he lost his brain cells

                                                                                    • Ryan Brewer
                                                                                      Ryan Brewer  2 days back

                                                                                      Does dc mean disconnect

                                                                                      • Justin Samurai
                                                                                        Justin Samurai  2 days back

                                                                                        I played video game straight 1 week boi non stop

                                                                                        • pastel heart
                                                                                          pastel heart  2 days back

                                                                                          So our bodies are also trying to stop us and for long enough we will die

                                                                                          • God Alan
                                                                                            God Alan  2 days back

                                                                                            I just don't like most of these comments here because this video shows us that we mustn't play games for days and it shows us what will happen to us if we do such thing like that do you all think that this is a joke I'm sorry but it's not I'm just tired to see comments like this on videos that are about your health