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