Internetaddiction,china

11.05.09
China bans corporal punishment in internet rehab, UK and USA open up their own clinics
11.05.09

China bans corporal punishment in internet rehab, UK and USA open up their own clinics

China's, how to say this, unorthodox rehabilitation methods, which involve "beating and confinement"...

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07.14.09
China bans electro-shock for treating Internet addicts, far too late to help McMurphy
07.14.09

China bans electro-shock for treating Internet addicts, far too late to help McMurphy

It's been a while since the specter of IA has reared it's ugly head 'round here (or maybe we've jus...

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11.10.08
Internet addiction defined in China, entire Engadget staff now officially certifiable
11.10.08

Internet addiction defined in China, entire Engadget staff now officially certifiable

While American psychiatrists continue to debate whether an unhealthy affinity for all things online...

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09.18.07
Another man dies after three day gaming binge
09.18.07

Another man dies after three day gaming binge

CNN is reporting that it's happened again in China-- a man has died after a three-day gaming binge i...

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02.23.07
Chinese clinic treats teen internet addicts with hypnosis, shock therapy
02.23.07

Chinese clinic treats teen internet addicts with hypnosis, shock therapy

Normally we don't really like covering this whole theory of "internet addiction," mainly because it...

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