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Internet addiction center opens in US

...residential treatment center for Internet addiction in the United States just opened...had no place to send them." Internet addiction is not recognized as a separate...South Korea and Taiwan - where Internet addiction is taken very seriously - and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/13/liv_547720.shtml
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Is Internet addiction real?

The debate is growing over Internet addiction - mainly, does it even exist...time on the Internet. Then Internet addiction gets recognized as a legitimate...psychologists are signing on to the Internet addiction argument. But so-called...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/16/edi_108669.shtml
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Author: `Addiction' not the right term to apply to Internet obsession

A while back we wrote about so-called Internet addiction. We talked to different counselors and psychologists...What, we asked, does she think of the notion of "Internet addiction"? She, alas, was on vacation. But we find her...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/05/tec_215578.shtml
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Hits empty lives of Internet 'addicts'

I read the Aug. 23 article concerning Internet addiction and felt compelled to respond. I do not have a...harder to quit smoking.) ... This type of "Internet addiction" (as described in the article) seems to be similar...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/28/edi_268931.shtml
Editorials
Study finds many Internet addicts

...legitimacy to the concern that Internet addiction is real." However, the 6...followed ABC news coverage on Internet addiction, so relatively more compulsive...the survey. Researchers said Internet addiction will ultimately be broken down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/25/tec_268630.shtml
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Study: Some Internet users are addicted

...legitimacy to the concern that Internet addiction is real." However, the 6...followed ABC news coverage on Internet addiction, so relatively more compulsive...the survey. Researchers said Internet addiction will ultimately be broken down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/23/tec_268491.shtml
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`Internet addicted' woman loses custody of children

...addicted' to the Internet and ignores the needs of the children," Albridge, 35, said in court records. Internet Addiction Syndrome was first identified by psychologists about two years ago. Computer users with the syndrome will sneak...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/24/tec_216493.shtml
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Calendar

...Workers; workshop titled Dealing With Addictions in the 21st Century; presentations about gambling addiction, internet addiction; advanced registration (before Feb. 22), $55 for NASW members; $75 for others and $30 students; late registration...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/15/ric_116554.shtml
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Poll finds Americans dependent on tech gadgets

...high-tech gadgetry essential to modern life is no surprise to Greenfield, the psychologist who specializes in Internet addiction. "Part of the reason is the hype, the commercial selling of it," he said. "Some people feel the products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/22/liv_34976.shtml
Life & style
Study: Escape from reality lures Internet users

...Young said. She said lawyers have told her about divorces caused by the addiction of spouses to the Internet. Internet addiction is not a recognized mental diagnosis. But, Ms. Young said, "It has some real-life consequences we have to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/12/tec_214590.shtml
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