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Smoking Cigarettes Linked To Affect Your Mental Health

Smoking cigarettes is not merely just associated with different types of cancers or heart diseases but it can also affect your mental health, experts...

Frustration Can Lead To An Escalation Of Drug Use And Addiction

While traditional addiction research has focused on three aspects of substance use disorders, namely craving, impulsivity, or habit, a new study suggests that frustration...

Happy Childhood May Lower Drug Risk Among Teens

If your teenage child has memories of a happy childhood, they are less likely to indulge in drinking or substance abuse and enjoy learning,...

Light Smokers Likely To Meet The Criteria For Nicotine Addiction

Even if you consider yourself a light or "casual" smoker, it does not necessarily mean that you have completely escaped nicotine addiction, warns new...

Survival Mechanisms In Brain During Uncertainty

Israeli researchers have shed light on the survival mechanism activated in the brain in conditions of uncertainty, stressful conflict with a need to take...

Here’s What Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar Suggests For Quitting Social Media Addiction

At a time when mobile phones and social media addiction are becoming a matter of concern for most of us, filmmaker Shoojit Sircar suggests...

Here’s why Indians Spend Nearly 1,800 Hours a Year on their Smartphone

An average Indian is spending one-third of his or her waking hours on phone - nearly 1,800 hours a year -- and three out...

Here’s Everything you Need to Know about Shopping Addiction

BY SIDDHI JAIN Shopping addiction, a behavior particularly common in young women and online shoppers, can give you signs that it has arrived for you. Anuneet...

Smartphone Addiction Can Lead To Depression and Loneliness

In a bid to rest the debate on what comes first -- Smartphone addiction or depression -- a new study has found that young...

Smartphone Addiction Comes First, Depression Later: Study

In a bid to rest the debate on what comes first — smartphone addiction or depression — a new study has found that young...

Tweets Indicate Nicotine Addiction, Withdrawal Symptoms of JUUL Users

As e-cigarette brand JUUL continues to climb in popularity among users of all ages, researchers took a unique approach to analysing its impact by...

Study Claims, Effective Way To Quit Smoking Emerges To Be E-Cigarettes

A first-ever Indian study has found that Electronic Nicotine Delivery System (ENDS), also known as e-cigarettes, pose much less a health risk than combustible...

Removing Screen-Time Limiting Apps, Apple Defends its Decision

Apple has defended its decision to remove third-party screen-limiting apps that helped people fight iPhone addiction, saying these apps put users' privacy and security...

Women Are More Prone To Drug Addiction Than Men

Women's hormonal cycles may not only make them prone to drug addiction but are also affected by triggers that lead to relapse, new research...

Sanjay Dutt Wants to Help Youth To Get Rid of Drug Addiction

Actor Sanjay Dutt, who has been vocal about his battle with drug addiction, is supporting an anti-drug campaign that aims to eliminate drug addiction. Sanjay...

Researchers Identify Gene To Prevent And Treat Alcoholism

Researchers have identified a gene that could provide a new target for developing medication to prevent and treat alcoholism, according to a new study...

There Is No Stopping To PUBG, The Gaming Addiction Among Youth

"Ye PUBG wala hai kya?" Prime Minister Narendra Modi  mother who raised concerns about her son being too involved into online games during the...

Social Media Overuse- A Serious Threat

Addicted to social media? That's not just an expression anymore. Scientists have found a connection between excessive social media use and behavior associated with...

A Rehab For Tech Addicts

We like to say we're addicted to our phones or an app or some new show on a streaming video service. But for some people,...

Concerned Over The Rise of Drug Usage In The State: Himachal Governor

Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat on Sunday expressed concern over the rise in drug addiction, particularly among the youth in the state, and called for concerted efforts...

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