Study Suggests Students Addicted to the Internet

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Thu, Apr 29th, 2010 12:00 by capnasty NEWS

According to a study completed by the University of Maryland, American college students are hooked on cellphones, social media and the Internet and showing symptoms similar to drug and alcohol addictions, according to a new study. Researchers asked 200 students to give up all media for one full day found that after 24 hours many showed signs of withdrawal, craving and anxiety along with an inability to function well without their media and social links.

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