Worldwide, Students Suffer From Internet ‘Addiction’

“I sat in my bed and stared blankly.” “My nerves were overwhelmed.” “I had a raised heart rate, increased anxiety and was panicking.” “It felt as though I was being tortured.” “Emptiness overwhelmed me.”How would you feel if you had to go without media for 24 hours? A thousand students in ten countries on five continents — from Chile to China, Lebanon to the USA, Uganda to the United Kingdom — abstained from using any media for a full day. No Internet, no newspapers, no magazines, no TV, no mobile phones, no iPods, no movies, no Facebook, no Twitter, no chat, no Playstation, no Wii, no video games.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/susan-moeller/technology-internet-addiction_b_845172.html

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