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FBI: Beware the Internet of Things
The FBI is warning that the increasing number of web-connected devices – the so-called “Internet of Things” – “increases the target space for malicious cyber actors” looking to exploit vulnerabilities. The warning covers medical devices that collect and transmit data or dispense medicines, including wireless heart monitors and insulin pumps, the FBI said last week. “Once criminals have breached such devices, they have access to any personal or medical information stored on the devices and can possibly change the coding controlling the dispensing of medicines or health data collection....
Source: Mass Device - September 17, 2015 Category: Medical Equipment Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Business/Financial News mHealth (Mobile Health) Internet of Things Source Type: news

Relationship between internet use and depression: focus on physiological mood oscillations, social networking and online addictive behavior - Banjanin N, Banjanin N, Dimitrijevic I, Pantic I.
The aim of the research was to investigate the potential relationship between internet addiction and depression in adolescents. A cross-sectional observational study was conducted on a sample of 336 high school students in Belgrade, Serbia. Each student wa...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - September 10, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Depression awareness and self-management through the internet: protocol for an internationally standardized approach - Arensman E, Koburger N, Larkin C, Karwig G, Coffey C, Maxwell M, Harris F, Rummel-Kluge C, Van Audenhove C, Sisask M, Alexandrova-Karamanova A, Perez V, Purebl G, Cebria A, Palao D, Costa S, Mark L, Tóth MD, Gecheva M, Ibelshäuser A, Gusmäo R, Hegerl U.
BACKGROUND: Depression incurs significant morbidity and confers increased risk of suicide. Many individuals experiencing depression remain untreated due to systemic and personal barriers to care. Guided Internet-based psychotherapeutic programs represent a...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - August 15, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

At Internet of Things hearing, industry groups petition Congress for light regulatory touch
Yesterday the US House of Representatives Judiciary Committee held a hearing about the Internet of Things, and though the conversation was broad and far-reaching, mobile health and healthcare connectivity did hold some floor time. Both Morgan Reed, executive director of ACT The App Organization and Gary Shapiro, CEO and President of the Consumer Electronics Association, spoke […]
Source: mobihealthnews - July 30, 2015 Category: Information Technology Authors: Jonah Comstock Tags: Government/Regulation ACT The App Association Consumer Electronics Association ECPA Electronics Communications Privacy Act House Judiciary Committee Internet of Things mobile health Source Type: news

Information-seeking on the internet - Singaravelu V, Stewart A, Adams J, Simkin S, Hawton K.
BACKGROUND: The Internet is used by young people at risk of self-harm to communicate, find information, and obtain support. AIMS: We aimed to identify and analyze websites potentially accessed by these young people. METHOD: Six search terms, relati...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - July 12, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Airbus to build 900 satellites for OneWeb internet-from-space project
Project partly funded by Richard Branson’s Virgin group aims to create global communications network, launching the first of its orbiting fleet in 2018Airbus will design and build about 900 satellites for privately owned OneWeb, which plans to offer high-speed, space-based internet access to billions of people worldwide, company officials have announced. About 700 of the satellites, each weighing less than 150 kg (330lb), would be launched into orbit beginning in 2018, with the rest staying on the ground until replacements were needed, said OneWeb, based in Britain’s Channel Islands. Continue reading...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - June 16, 2015 Category: Science Authors: Reuters in Cape Canaveral Tags: Satellites Airbus Science Space Business Internet World news Source Type: news

Suicide-related internet use: a review - Mok K, Jorm AF, Pirkis J.
OBJECTIVE: To systematically review research on how people use the Internet for suicide-related reasons and its influence on users. This review summarises the main findings and conclusions of existing work, the nature of studies that have been conducted, t...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - February 28, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Internet use and suicidal behaviors: internet as a threat or opportunity? - Robert A, Suelves JM, Armayones M, Ashley S.
BACKGROUND: Suicidal behavior is a common and severe health problem around the world. Internet use has been related to an increase in suicidal behaviors, but few studies have focused on the potential benefits of Internet use for preventing self-harm and su...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - February 14, 2015 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

5 treatments for chronic internet addiction
From military boot camps to virtual assistance, there is still no consensus on how best to treat internet addiction. Here are five different methods from across the globe
Source: Telegraph Health - January 17, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: internet addiction disorder wireless modern addictions online gaming problematic computer use china gaming Source Type: news

Inside the Chinese boot camp treating Internet addiction
There are 632 million internet users in China - and 24 million of its children are thought to be hooked. The Telegraph visits a controversial military-style boot camp where desperate parents send their offspring in the hope of weaning them off the web.
Source: Telegraph Health - January 17, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: how do you treat internet addiction china chinese internet addiction internet boot camp weird news can you be addicted to the internet Source Type: news

Why Is the Internet So Mad at Harvard Professor Ben Edelman?
A Harvard professor aggressively disputed a $4 over-charge of Chinese takeout . . . and the internet exploded in a fury of indignation and outrage. Why was everyone so incensed? read more
Source: Psychology Today Work Center - December 16, 2014 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Ruth Sarah Lee, J.D. Tags: Ethics and Morality Law and Crime Media Work $12 $4 Ben Ben Edelman Boston consumer rights education four dollars fraud Harvard harvard business school harvard law school Internet Sichuan Garden Source Type: news

Plans for secure quantum internet take a leap forward
The ability to ‘sculpt’ individual photons is a crucial step towards a secure network of powerful quantum computersScientists have created a device that can release a single, precisely shaped photon of light, opening the way to a secure “quantum internet” that is incredibly powerful and impenetrable to hackers.The vision is of a future network of quantum computers that can work together to solve problems beyond the capabilities of current machines. Continue reading...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 15, 2014 Category: Science Authors: Stuart Clark Tags: Particle physics Science Computing Technology Internet World news Source Type: news

Plans for a secure quantum internet take a leap forward
The ability to ‘sculpt’ individual photons is a crucial step towards a secure network of powerful quantum computersScientists have created a device that can release a single, precisely shaped photon of light, opening the way to a secure “quantum internet” that is incredibly powerful and impenetrable to hackers.The vision is of a future network of quantum computers that can work together to solve problems beyond the capabilities of current machines. Continue reading...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 15, 2014 Category: Science Authors: Stuart Clark Tags: Particle physics Science Computing Technology Internet World news Source Type: news

Internet addiction prevalence and quality of (real) life: a meta-analysis of 31 nations across seven world regions - Cheng C, Li AY.
Internet addiction (IA) has emerged as a universal issue, but its international estimates vary vastly. This multinational meta-analysis fills this gap by providing estimates of its global prevalence. Two hypotheses were formulated to explain the cross-nati...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - December 14, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Gender (in)equality in internet pornography: a content analysis of popular pornographic internet videos - Klaassen MJ, Peter J.
Although Internet pornography is widely consumed and researchers have started to investigate its effects, we still know little about its content. This has resulted in contrasting claims about whether Internet pornography depicts gender (in)equality and whe...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - November 28, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Internet psychotherapy and the future of personalized treatment - Andrews G, Williams AD.
Internet-delivered cognitive behavioral therapy (iCBT) was developed to overcome some of the barriers in accessing best practice face-to-face CBT. iCBT affords many benefits, such as high fidelity, greater accessibility, convenience, and reduced cost to pa...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - November 22, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Epidemiology of internet behaviors and addiction among adolescents in six Asian countries - Mak KK, Lai CM, Watanabe H, Kim DI, Bahar N, Ramos M, Young KS, Ho RC, Aum NR, Cheng C.
Internet addiction has become a serious behavioral health problem in Asia. However, there are no up-to-date country comparisons. The Asian Adolescent Risk Behavior Survey (AARBS) screens and compares the prevalence of Internet behaviors and addiction in ad...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - November 21, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

ADHD and the relentless internet – is there a connection?
Hyperactivity disorders are now the second most diagnosed childhood conditions in the US behind asthma, with 20% of college students suffferingThe internet might make you feel hyperactive, but do you really have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder?Michael Pietrus PsyD, coordinator of the ADHD assessment protocol at the University of Chicago, explains how the internet encourages behaviour that at least mimics ADHD, and can exacerbate the condition in people who have it already. Continue reading...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 18, 2014 Category: Science Authors: Jemima Kiss Tags: Internet SXSW SXSWi SXSW 2015 Psychology Technology Mental health Source Type: news

How the internet of things is slashing energy costs for business
A worldwide network of objects already helps businesses to control energy use, but now there’s money to be made by bringing them togetherSmart appliances that communicate with each other and share information using the internet are already available. Indeed, the Internet of things has featured on lists of game-changing technologies for years, and is arguably one of the most hyped tech innovations around. With sensors getting cheaper by the day, more and more physical objects are becoming part of a network of things changing the way we live and work. Related: We need regenerative farming, not geoengineering Related: The w...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 18, 2014 Category: Science Authors: Duncan Jefferies Tags: Guardian sustainable business Technology Energy Environment Energy efficiency Energy industry Energy research Physics Science Internet of things Smart cities Smart meters Corporate governance Corporate social responsibility Eth Source Type: news

The Internet, Suicide, & How Sites Like PostSecret Can Help
When people who are depressed or suicidal go to the internet for help, research shows that their conditions tend to worsen. Disturbing stories of online suicide voyeurs make us fear the worst, but in reality, the dynamics at play here are unknown. We look at the research, our fears, and how communities like PostSecret are working to bring people help and hope.read more
Source: Psychology Today Depression Center - October 4, 2014 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Jennifer Golbeck, Ph.D. Tags: Depression Media Internet online communities postsecret suicide Web Source Type: news

Is there a shared neurobiology between aggression and Internet addiction disorder? - Hahn C, Kim DJ.
PURPOSE: Evidences indicate that Internet addiction disorder (IAD) has a higher risk of developing aggression and violent behavior. A few correlation studies between IAD and aggression have implicated a common biological mechanism. However, neurobiological...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - September 21, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Are You an Internet Troll?
Yesterday, I posted about a study that describes internet trolls as narcissistic, sadistic, and psychopathic. A lot of people commented about their own internet behavior, wondering if provocative comments count as "trolling." Here are the four questions of the Global Assessment of Internet Trolling that can help you find out how much of a troll you are.read more
Source: Psychology Today Personality Center - September 19, 2014 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Jennifer Golbeck, Ph.D. Tags: Ethics and Morality Media Personality Internet trolling trolls Source Type: news

Internet Trolls Are Narcissists, Psychopaths, and Sadists
A new study shows what we have long known: internet trolls are horrible people. Tests show they are narcissistic, psychopathic, sadistic, and machiavellian. In other words, they enjoy ruining your day.read more
Source: Psychology Today Personality Center - September 18, 2014 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Jennifer Golbeck, Ph.D. Tags: Ethics and Morality Media Personality Internet narcissism psychopathy sadism trolls Source Type: news

A unique problem or the manifestation of a preexisting disorder? The mediating role of problematic internet use in the relationships between psychosocial problems and functional impairment - Tokunaga RS.
Concerns about the problematic nature of internet use have been discussed since the inception of the internet. Internet addiction, problematic internet use (PIU), and the deficient self-regulation of internet use are some issues studied in this domain. Som...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - August 28, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

The Internet Is Destroying Our Social Lives – Not!
To the purveyors of gloom over what the Internet is supposedly doing to our social lives, hear this: The number of friends Americans have in their lives is substantial, and that number has been increasing. What's more, the increase in the number of people Americans see or hear from at least once a week is greatest for the heaviest users of the Internet. read more
Source: Psychology Today Relationships Center - August 16, 2014 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Bella DePaulo, Ph.D. Tags: Media Relationships Social Life Stress Barry Wellman family friends heavy users of the Internet mobile devices Networked networked individualism social connectivity social media virtual friendships Source Type: news

Do Heavy Internet Users Have a Lousy Social Life?
To the purveyors of gloom over what the Internet is supposedly doing to our social lives, hear this: The number of friends Americans have in their lives is substantial, and that number has been increasing. What's more, the increase in the number of people Americans see or hear from at least once a week is greatest for the heaviest users of the Internet. read more
Source: Psychology Today Relationships Center - August 16, 2014 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Bella DePaulo, Ph.D. Tags: Media Relationships Social Life Stress Barry Wellman family friends heavy users of the Internet mobile devices Networked networked individualism social connectivity social media virtual friendships Source Type: news

Assessing suicide attempts and depression among Chinese speakers over the internet - Liu NH, Contreras O, Muñoz RF, Leykin Y.
BACKGROUND: In populations where mental health resources are scarce or unavailable, or where stigma prevents help-seeking, the Internet may be a way to identify and reach at-risk persons using self-report validated screening tools as well as to characteriz...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - August 16, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Internet Addiction-–Sign of a Medical Problem?
Needles in the haystack of Internet Addiction–two dramatic medical conditions that can drive Internet Addiction are discussed in this article. read more
Source: Psychology Today Sex Center - July 20, 2014 Category: Sexual Medicine Authors: Barbara Schildkrout Tags: Addiction Self-Help Sex fronto-temporal dementia internet addiction internet gambling Internet pornography medical diseases Parkinson ' s disease personality change Source Type: news

Internet Addiction--Sign of a Medical Problem?
Needles in the Haystack of Internet Addiction----Two dramatic medical conditions that can drive Internet addiction are discussed in this article. read more
Source: Psychology Today Addiction Center - July 20, 2014 Category: Addiction Authors: Barbara Schildkrout Tags: Addiction Self-Help Sex fronto-temporal dementia internet addiction internet gambling Internet pornography medical diseases Parkinson ' s disease personality change Source Type: news

Internet Gaming Disorder in DSM-5
Hooked on games? Internet Gaming Disorder is a "Condition for Further Study" in the DSM-5. read more
Source: Psychology Today Addiction Center - July 18, 2014 Category: Addiction Authors: Stephanie Sarkis, Ph.D. Tags: Addiction Media Parenting Self-Help addicts American Psychiatric Association apa computer dsm DSM-5 game games Internet internet games laptop Source Type: news

Young father dies after trading punches in a new internet craze
Father-of-one Tommy Main died after taking part in an internet game which involves contestants punching each other until one person gives up
Source: Telegraph Health - July 1, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: internet craze father dies after taking part in Punch4Punch NekNominate Tommy Main young father dies after being punched Mr Main Source Type: news

Why the internet is not increasing terrorism - Benson DC.
Policymakers and scholars fear that the Internet has increased the ability of transnational terrorists, like al Qaeda, to attack targets in the West, even in the face of increased policing and military efforts. Although access to the Internet has increased...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - June 26, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Adolescence and Internet Identity
The advent of the Internet may be one example of how human beings create factors that influence their evolution. Thus I believe that with a young person now having an online presence to portray themselves, adolescent identity formation may never be quite the same.read more
Source: Psychology Today Parenting Center - May 26, 2014 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Carl E. Pickhardt, Ph.D. Tags: Child Development Evolutionary Psychology Neuroscience Parenting adolescent identity adolescent identity development adolescent identity formation excessive self interest Internet and adolescence Internet and publicizing self Internet Source Type: news

I’m Addicted to the Internet. So What?
I know my relationship with the Internet is unhealthy. Does that mean I have to do something about it?read more
Source: Psychology Today Addiction Center - May 21, 2014 Category: Addiction Authors: Anna B. David Tags: Addiction Anxiety internet addiction Source Type: news

Sex on the Internet: How Far Can It Go
Pornographers are noteworthy for their skill in adapting new technologies. The Internet was no exception and pornographic sites were the first big money spinners in cyber space. Now, the Internet is a more mainstream way of meeting new romantic partners, and even conducting relationships. What do new technologies hold in store for our sex lives?read more
Source: Psychology Today Sex Center - April 7, 2014 Category: Sexual Medicine Authors: Nigel Barber, Ph.D. Tags: Evolutionary Psychology Sex Social Life Therapy future Internet pornography sexuality virtual reality Source Type: news

How the internet is transforming our experience of being ill
The last decade has seen a remarkable shift in how people use the internet in relation to their health and it is now talked of as a routine feature of being ill.Professor Sue Ziebland, Director of the Health Experiences Research Group, based in the Nuffield Department of Primary Health Care at the University of Oxford, will share these findings with health practitioners and researchers at the South West Society for Academic Primary Care (SW SAPC) meeting hosted by the Centre for Academic Primary Care at the University of Bristol, yesterday [Thursday 6 March].
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - March 7, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: IT / Internet / E-mail Source Type: news

Internet trolls are also real-life trolls | Jordan Gaines Lewis
Why do some people find so much pleasure in harassing others online? A new study attempts to shed light on the behaviour of internet trollsMy brother and I have a childhood history of internet trolling under our belts. Innocent enough, yes – but disruptive nonetheless. From the same room at our parents’ house, we’d play Yahoo! Graffiti (the internet’s version of Pictionary). The word was “dinosaur” and it was his turn to draw. He’d illustrate a beautifully elaborate rainbow. All the while, players would be guessing “rainbow,” “RAINBOW,” “RAINBOW!!!” and wonder why they weren’t scoring points. I...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 25, 2014 Category: Science Authors: Jordan Gaines Lewis Tags: Psychology Science Neuroscience Internet Technology Twitter Cyberbullying Society Source Type: news

Internet trolls are also real-life trolls
Why do some people find so much pleasure in harassing others online? A new study attempts to shed light on the behaviour of internet trolls Continue reading...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 25, 2014 Category: Science Authors: Jordan Gaines Lewis Tags: Psychology Science Neuroscience Internet Technology Twitter Cyberbullying Society Source Type: news

Internet trolls are also real-life trolls | Jordan Gaines Lewis
Jordan Gaines Lewis: Why do some people find so much pleasure in harassing others online? A new study attempts to shed light on the behaviour of Internet trollsJordan Gaines Lewis
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 25, 2014 Category: Science Authors: Jordan Gaines Lewis Tags: Psychology theguardian.com Blogposts Neuroscience Twitter Internet Cyberbullying Source Type: news

Adolescence and Internet Information
Courtesy of the Internet, adolescents have access to much more information about the wide world of human experience than did parents at that age. So parents need to help their teenagers sort the worth of all this information out.read more
Source: Psychology Today Parenting Center - February 10, 2014 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Carl E. Pickhardt, Ph.D. Tags: Child Development Cognition Creativity Parenting adolescence and Internet adolescents knowing more coping with information evaluating information exchanging information helping youth process information information overload internet Source Type: news

The algorithm method: how internet dating became everyone's route to a perfect love match
Six million Britons are looking for their perfect partner online before Valentine's day on Friday, but their chance of success may depend on clever maths rather than charismaIn the Summer of 2012, Chris McKinlay was finishing his maths dissertation at the University of California in Los Angeles. It meant a lot of late nights as he ran complex calculations through a powerful supercomputer in the early hours of the morning, when computing time was cheap. While his work hummed away, he whiled away time on online dating sites, but he didn't have a lot of luck – until one night, when he noted a connection between the two acti...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 9, 2014 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis, James Bridle Tags: Psychology Valentine's Day Online dating Biology Smartphones Technology Features Mobile phones Life and style Internet The Observer Chemistry Science Source Type: news

Internet Addiction documentary shows Chinese boot-camp-style treatment
China's Web Junkies - Internet Addiction Documentary by the NYTimes about a Chinese boot-camp-style treatment center for young men "addicted" to the Internet. Read the story here: http://nyti.ms/1moCt4hCompulsive Internet use has been categorized as a mental health issue in many countries, including the United States, but China was among the first to label “Internet addiction” a clinical disorder. This video shows the inner workings of a rehabilitation center where Chinese teenagers are “deprogrammed.”There are now hundreds of treatment programs throughout China and South Korea. The first inpatient Internet addicti...
Source: Clinical Cases and Images - January 23, 2014 Category: Journals (General) Tags: Internet NYTimes Psychiatry Psychology Source Type: news

The Internet of Things
What if all of the devices in your home or office could communicate with one another? What if they could communicate with you? While this futuristic concept sounds like something out of a science fiction movie, the idea of the Internet of Things was first identified in 2009 and today’s latest technologies are making the Internet of Things a reality. Today many devices are connected the internet, these devices are also often tracking data. Through the integration of built in connections through WiFi, Bluetooth, and RFID (radio frequency identification) these devices can begin sharing the data they are collecting. Beca...
Source: Network News - January 15, 2014 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: Emily Hurst Tags: General (all entries) Technology CES data devices future internet of things networking sensors trends wifi Source Type: news

Exploring the use and effects of deliberate self-harm websites: An internet-based study - Harris IM, Roberts LM.
BACKGROUND: In the United Kingdom, rates of deliberate self-harm (DSH) are rising. Alongside this, there has been an increase in the number of websites available with DSH content, and the Internet is known as a valuable resource for those who feel isolated...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - January 11, 2014 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Balloons could bring internet to Brazilian rainforest
Space institute to float internet-transmitting balloons over remote Amazon regions to help rural communities get onlineIt is one thing to say the internet can broaden people's horizons – but a Brazilian project is literally aiming for the skies, putting isolated communities online using balloons that transmit internet signals.The Conectar (Portuguese for "connect") project, which is being overseen by Brazil's National Institute for Space Research (INPE), is not the first to launch balloons in an effort to bring internet-transmitting stations to hard-to-reach locations such as rainforests.In June 2013, Google ran a pilot ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 9, 2014 Category: Science Tags: theguardian.com Amazon rainforest World news Brazil Broadband Technology Internet Google Global development Environment Science Source Type: news

Do Internet Filters Doom Us to Loneliness?
Across the Western world, governments are advocating for porn filters. But, the British porn filters recently implemented are filtering much more than sexual material. By limiting access to information, these filters serve to isolate people, increase loneliness, and idealize life before the Internet. read more
Source: Psychology Today Sex Center - December 23, 2013 Category: Sexual Medicine Authors: David J. Ley, Ph.D. Tags: Ethics and Morality Happiness Law and Crime Sex british government Canada desire freedom of information freedoms german users germany Iceland internet censorship Internet pornography internet service provider internet sites Source Type: news

Searching Internet: A report on accessibility, nature, and quality of suicide-related information - Marhan AM, Săucan D, Popa C, Danciu B.
Although may are concerned about Internet and its potential impact on suicidal behaviour, it is difficult to estimate how easy is for a user at-risk to find suicide-related information, or what kind of information is returned by a simple Internet query. In...
Source: SafetyLit: All (Unduplicated) - November 1, 2013 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Global Health: Coca-Cola Plans Kiosks With Water and Internet
At the Clinton Global Initiative meeting, the Coca-Cola Company announced that it will erect kiosks in 20 countries to offer water, electricity and Internet connections.    
Source: NYT Health - September 30, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: By DONALD G. McNEIL Jr. Tags: Soft Drinks Water Coca-Cola Company KO NYSE Medicine and Health Computers and the Internet Source Type: news

Japan's Prescribing Internet Fasting Camps--Should We?
Japan is starting internet-fasting camps for youths suffering from excessive screen-time. Resources in the US are scarce, and parents feel overwhelmed to intervene. Can we bridge the gap? read more
Source: Psychology Today Addiction Center - September 28, 2013 Category: Addiction Authors: Victoria L. Dunckley, M.D. Tags: Addiction Environment Media Parenting bill insurance blood flow child psychiatrist deep vein electronic fast fasts half a million inattention insurance companies international internet internet addiction kimberly young medi Source Type: news

Japan's Prescribing Internet Fasting Camps—Should We?
Japan is starting internet-fasting camps for youths suffering from excessive screen-time. Resources in the US are scarce, and parents feel overwhelmed to intervene. Can we bridge the gap? read more
Source: Psychology Today Parenting Center - September 28, 2013 Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Victoria L. Dunckley, M.D. Tags: Addiction Environment Media Parenting bill insurance blood flow child psychiatrist deep vein electronic fast fasts half a million inattention insurance companies international internet internet addiction kimberly young medi Source Type: news