Tag: internet addiction
The risk of Internet addiction is up, and some studies have shown it could be as powerful an addiction as substance abuse. SodaHead asked its users if they thought they were addicted to the Internet and were surprised to see how many actually admitted to it – especially young people. The details are in the following infographic entitled “Are You Addicted to the Internet?”
Using the Internet daily has become almost unavoidable these days. However having the Internet at your fingertips at all times might not always be a positive thing. According to a recently published study in General Hospital Psychiatry, excessive use of the Internet can cause Internet Addiction Disorder, or IAD, which can lead to anxiety and depression.