The Internet: Luring teens into an online shopping world

Internet May Be Fueling Shopping Addiction September 24, 2010 8:40 AM | Reporting Kristine Johnson NEW YORK (CBS 2) – As many as 17 million Americans, most of them women, have been diagnosed with shopping addiction. Now, addiction experts say there’s an alarming new...

Chinese teen allegedly beaten to death at camp

  Chinese teen allegedly beaten to death at camp (AFP)   BEIJING — A Chinese teenager was allegedly beaten to death at a boot camp for troubled youths that his mother had lured him to attend by promising he was going to study IT, state media said Thursday. Chen Shi,...

Man attempts bathroom detox for Internet Addiction

(CBS)  For most of us, the thought of going a day without Internet access is unbearable. And we could all agree that our reliance on laptops and mobile devices to stay connected has gotten out of hand. Mark Malkoff is a New York City comedian and self-proclaimed...

Wasting time on the Internet

by Eric Goude There’s a lot that you can do on the internet, so it’s very easy for you to find yourself wasting too much time online. Internet addiction is a very real and growing problem, but even normal users can spend too much time surfing the web and not enough...

Online accountability solutions

Is monitoring software right for you? reSTART continually looks for ways to assist clients in becoming accountable for their own recovery from excessive technology use and abuse. Over the years we’ve recommended such products as Spectorsoft and eBlaster,...

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