Tagged With Addiction

There’s even more evidence that video games could be making children violent


Here's what defenders of Fortnite refuse to accept - and it's ruining an industry that's supposed to be fun


The FDA is cracking down on wildly popular e-cigarettes like Juul — and threatening to pull products from the market if teen use isn't controlled



The wildly popular e-cig startup Juul is valued at $15 billion, but it faces a growing backlash of lawsuits and investigations


A facility giving marijuana to people with addiction has had a major shakeup after it felt 'like walking into a cloud of smoke'


Doctors are calling out a new drug that helps people with addiction for costing more than $1,700 a week — while a generic costs just $1



A vape pen startup that’s taking over America is speeding toward its goal of raising $1.2 billion, despite safety concerns


Silicon Valley insiders say Facebook, Snapchat, and Twitter are using 'behavioural cocaine' to turn people into addicts


A mysterious supplement has a viral following of people who take it for addiction — and researchers say it's too compelling to ignore


People are complaining that Facebook is ruining its products with an onslaught of relentless notifications


The world's largest health organisation just classified video game addiction as a disorder


'Gaming disorder' has been classified as a mental health condition by the World Health Organisation -- here's what that means



When phone notifications interrupt our train of thought it's called the 'switch cost' -- here's what it means


What 5 popular drugs including weed and booze do to your body and brain


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