Most Common Addictions [Video]

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10 Most Common Addictions The real danger of internet addiction. 10 Most Common Addictions Alcohol, tobacco, drugs, gambling, shopping, sex, food, video games, internet, and work are the 10 most common forms of addiction. What characterizes these forms of addiction? And how can we understand this phenomenon? When we think of addiction, most of us think of alcohol and drugs.  Indeed, alcohol addiction costs just America $250 billion a year, 2 billion people have problems with alcohol worldwide and 185 million abuse drugs.  70% of violent crime is enacted by…

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ICFO Archive: Additions, Online Addictions [Video]

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Older ICFO archive history of Addictions, Online Addictions  Right Click on Links Sexologist urges Hunter parents to talk to children about sexuality An Australian sexologist visiting the Hunter says the average child accesses pornography by the age of 13. An Australian sexologist who is visiting the Hunter today, says communication is the key for parents of children in what’s become a highly sexualized world. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2014-06-23/sexologist-urges-hunter-parents-to-talk-to-children-about-sexua/5542302 Hardcore internet pornography ‘most prominent sexual educator’ for young people, experts say  http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-06-04/porn-most-prominent-sexual-educator-experts-warn/6522846 Long-term public health crisis amongst Australian children, seminar hears The widespread availability…

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The Hardest Addictions to Kick [Video]

.   Our List of the Top 10 Hardest Addictions to Kick If you take a look around the Internet for a common addictions list, it is clear that some types of addictions are more common than others. Substance effects on the brain The top 10 addictions in the world include everything from cannabis to benzodiazepines to amphetamines. Other versions in America include so-called process addictions like gambling, food, and spending time on the Internet. The list of the top 10 addictions in the world is not necessarily the same…

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ICFO Archive: Internet and The Web Bytes [Video]

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Older archive but a good history of the Internet and the Web Bytes Internet The Internet (a portmanteau of an interconnected network) is the global system of interconnected computer networks that use the Internet protocol suite (TCP/IP) to link devices worldwide. It is a network of networks that consists of private, public, academic, business, and government networks of local to global scope, linked by a broad array of electronic, wireless, and optical networking technologies. The Internet carries a vast range of information resources and services, such as the inter-linked hypertext documents and applications of the World Wide Web (WWW), electronic mail, telephony, and file sharing. The origins…

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ICFO Archive: Shopping Online 1 [Video]

Older archive but a good history of Shopping Online Right Click on Links Terrible People Create Fake Amazon Pages, Convince Walmart To Price-Match them  Mobile shopping apps raise privacy and security issues DONATE TO OUR LIBRARY WHEN YOU SHOP ONLINE! Shopping online just got a little riskier 10 ways to ensure your security while shopping online Why mobile matters for online shoppers EBay Outs Revamped Mobile Apps For Android And iOS To Lure Back Sellers And Buyers 38 percent of online retailers are not yet prepared for the holiday season…

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Game Addiction – 9 Signs You’re Addicted [Video]

Game Addiction

Video Game Addiction – Symptoms, Causes, and Effects Escaping video games addiction: Cam Adair at TEDxBoulder What Is Video Game Addiction? Video game addiction is a real mental health condition affecting millions of people around the world. The World Health Organization recognizes it as “Gaming Disorder” in their International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11) as “a pattern of persistent or recurrent gaming behaviour, which may be online or offline, manifested by impaired control over gaming, increasing priority given to gaming to the extent that gaming takes precedence over other life interests and…

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Isn’t It Time YOU Helped Support Our Internet Crime Awareness Campaign? [Video]

Internet Crime Fighters Org [ICFO] YOU Can Help Increase Internet Crime Awareness? We need Visitors, Traffic to Help Increase Internet Crime Awareness Our ranking has dropped from a high 20-30k range to 1.7m Our website valuations have dropped from $7-8k to $2k It has become necessary to create our first support campaign since 2004 ICFO Fund Raising Campaign Donations would be appreciated and welcome Your Likes, Shares, and Comments will increase our Ranking, and Help Attract Traffic, Advertisers, and Sponsors Thanks for Your Support and Have a Great Day Internet…

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Internet Addiction and You [Video]

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The Real Danger of Internet Addiction Internet addiction – online without end | DW Documentary Internet Addiction Disorder Signs, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments for those who may be addicted to the Web on their PC or smartphone. by: Christina Gregory, PhD What Is Internet Addiction? Do you play video games on the Internet in excess? Are you compulsively shopping online? Can’t physically stop checking Facebook? Is your excessive computer use interfering with your daily life – relationships, work, school? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you may…

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