Internet addiction: an epidemic of the 21st century

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Internet addiction disorder has become increasingly common in recent years, in both adults and children alike.

Many programs and clinics are now available to help individuals give up addictive behaviours and learn new behavioural skills.

While the most people admitted to rehab for internet addiction are between 17 and 25, psychologists say it is important to address the issue while the brain is still developing.

 

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