ADDICTION

ADDICTION

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  1. Smartphone addiction

    Commentary: We have been phone snubbing people around us

    Boredom isn't the main reason why people 'phone snub' each other,, says one observer.
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    Commentary: Why excessive gaming is a mental health condition

    The World Health Organisation's recognition of gaming disorder as a mental health disorder paves the way for other Internet-related disorders to ...
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    Commentary: Why quitting smartphones is the new quitting smoking

    We need real rules to nudge people away from addiction to their devices, says the Financial Times' Hannah Kuchler.
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    Commentary: Personal Internet use at work makes life easier for hackers

    Surfing the Internet at work could expose your company to more cybersecurity risks, says one expert from De Montfort University.
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    Commentary: Coffee, a health drink or an unhealthy addiction?

    Recent news reports suggest three cups of coffee a day keeps the doctor away. Public health expert Rob M van Dam evaluates this theory, and ...
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    ‘Everyone’s high - they gonna arrest everyone?’ Southeast Asian students and the lure of drugs in Australia

    In the second of two stories on Australia's drugs scene, Channel NewsAsia looks at the issue through the lens of the thousands of young students ...
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    In this picturesque Australian seaside town, it’s ‘easier to get drugs delivered to your house than pizza’

    An escalating ice problem is “screwing lives up”, tearing families apart and generating crime in the sleepy, wealthy locality of Mornington.