Tagged With Addiction

I tried a new app designed to curb obsessive cell phone use -- and it's already working wonders


Brett Favre admitted to spending multiple stints in rehab during his NFL playing career


The first drug for opioid withdrawal has gotten the green light -- and it targets risky symptoms that others ignore



Google has announced it's taking major steps to curb 'tech addiction' -- here's the reality


Teens would rather break their bones than lose their phones


The US government is cracking down on a wildly popular vape pen with 'scary' nicotine levels, which experts say targets teens



There's a science-backed treatment for drug addiction that works -- but it's nearly impossible to get


How to lose weight if you're addicted to food, according to a cognitive scientist who struggled for years


There's no solid evidence that people get addicted to social media -- and using it could actually be beneficial


Scientists are beginning to learn how vaping impacts teens -- and the results are troubling


This is what your smartphone is doing to your brain -- and it isn't good


A deadly drug epidemic sweeping the US has caused ER visits for overdoses to jump 30%



Parents in the US are worried about their children's use of smartphones


A mysterious 'supplement' with a viral following has been linked to salmonella -- and the outbreak is still spreading


We took a scientific look at whether weed or alcohol is worse for you -- and there appears to be a winner


A mysterious supplement with a viral following has been officially declared an opioid by the FDA



Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff: Facebook should be regulated like the cigarette industry


We don't need tech to become less addictive -- we just need it to be better


The 'father of the iPod' says tech addiction would worry Steve Jobs if he were alive today


An Austrian designer created 'substitute phones' with plastic and stone beads to help people deal with smartphone addiction