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March 11, 2019

Internet Addiction: Real Life vs. Net Life

Internet Addiction: Every day, millions of people come home from work or school, boot up their computers and enter a world we wouldn’t have dreamed of twenty years ago. They “talk” with anonymous strangers in chat rooms and news groups; “visit” museums and African plains; “kiss,” “hug” and “have sex” by typing into a computer;…

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February 21, 2014

Antidepressant holds promise in treating Alzheimer’s agitation

When non-medication options fail, it may prove to be an alternative treatment for this common, distressing symptom Feb. 19, 2014 (Toronto) – An antidepressant medication has shown potential in treating symptoms of agitation that occur with Alzheimer’s disease and in alleviating caregivers’ stress, according to a multi-site U.S.- Canada study. “Up to 90 per cent…

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