03 December 2006

Caught in the Web

(Washington Post)
Concern about excessive Internet use isn't new. There's still no consensus on how much time online constitutes too much or whether addiction is possible. But as reliance on the Web grows, the question is getting more serious attention: a study published in CNS Spectrums, an international neuropsychiatric medicine journal, claimed to be the first large-scale look at excessive Internet use.