Just Because You Can't Stop Taking Antidepressants Doesn't Mean You're Addicted
Americans often talk about depending on antidepressants like it's the same thing as being addicted to drugs like coke. Here's why that's wrong.
This Is How Facebook Makes It So Hard to Quit
"As in all abusive relationships, users have a psychological dependence that keeps them hooked."
S. Shyam Sundar
There Are Four Motivations For Getting Drunk
As far as psychologists are concerned, anyway.
It's Time to Stop Calling People 'Addicts'
How we talk about addiction is a matter of life and death.
This Study Says the 'Cure' for Your Chocolate Addiction Is Mindfulness
Chocolate cravings can rival those of highly addictive drugs—but now there might be a pretty simple solution.
Wanna Stop Staring at Screens? Try on These Glasses
The glasses become opaque, effectively blinding you until you look away.
Can You Really Become Addicted to a Drug After Just One Hit?
The idea that one toke on a crack pipe destroys your life is popular, but it contradicts what we know about brain chemistry.