Keyword Results for   'addiction'  
Why gamblers inevitably end up losing   Apr 8, 1:02 pm
Washington, April 8 (ANI): Researchers have found that brain damage affecting the insula - an area with a key role in emotions - disrupts errors of thinking linked to gambling addiction.
Grant Hackett 'proud' for having courage to seek treatment for drug addiction  Apr 2, 5:17 pm
Sydney, Apr 2 (ANI): Former Australian swimmer Grant Hackett has said that he feels proud that he had the courage to seek treatment for a sleeping pill addiction.
Now, beer glass to rid you of your smartphone addiction   Mar 29, 12:15 pm
Washington, Mar. 29 (ANI): For those who have been annoyed with their friends' endless fidgeting with their smartphones and not paying attention to conversations, a new and innovative beer glass aims to solve just that.
Nasal spray offers new type of treatment for depression  Mar 25, 11:06 am
Washington, Mar 25 (ANI): A nasal spray that delivers a peptide to treat depression could be a potential alternative therapeutic approach, according to researchers at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH).
New Candy Crush-like '2048' game becomes latest addiction  Mar 21, 12:00 pm
Washington, Mar. 21 (ANI): A new game, which is like Candy Crush for math geeks is reportedly the latest addictive gaming sensation after the controversial Flappy Bird was taken off from app stores by its developer.
Inadequate levels of 'love hormone' associated with alcohol, drug abuse  Mar 21, 12:00 pm
Washington, March 21 (ANI): A new study has revealed that drug and alcohol addiction could be associated with poor development of the love hormone called oxytocin.
Playing scientific mobile gaming app for 25 minutes helps reduce anxiety: Study  Mar 19, 4:00 pm
Washington, Mar. 19 (ANI): Playing a science-based smartphone gaming app for 25 minutes could help reduce anxiety in stressed individuals, a new study has revealed.
Russell Brand set to be interviewed by Oprah Winfrey on 'drug addiction'   Mar 7, 3:37 pm
London, Mar.7 (ANI): Russell Brand will be interviewed by Oprah Winfrey about drug addiction following Philip Seymour Hoffman's death.
Coffee addicts will hate this app!  Mar 7, 3:34 pm
Washington, Mar. 7 (ANI): A new app has been launched that will help users have control over their caffeine addiction.
E-cigarettes may be new gateway to nicotine addiction for teens: Study  Mar 7, 9:53 am
Washington, March 7 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that e-cigarettes, promoted as a way to quit regular cigarettes, could actually be a new route to conventional smoking and nicotine addiction for teens.
Jessica Alba compares love for acting to drug addiction  Feb 26, 10:26 am
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Jessica Alba has confessed that acting is like a drug for her because it makes her feel liberated.
UK woman seeks hypnotherapy to ward off 150k pounds Diet Coke addiction  Feb 22, 3:31 pm
London, February 22 (ANI): A UK woman who drinks up to 50 cans of diet coke and spends 150 pounds a day is now planning to seek hypnotherapy to help her get rid of her addiction.
Religious people more likely to feel addicted to porn than less spiritual peers  Feb 17, 11:08 am
Washington, Feb. 17 (ANI): A new study has found that religious people are more likely to have a perceived internet pornography addiction, when compared with their less spiritual peers.
Anti-epileptic drug could help curb alcohol addiction   Feb 16, 10:01 am
Washington, Feb. 16 (ANI): A team of researchers has found that the anticonvulsant medication, topiramate, can also be helpful in treating problem drinkers whose aim is to curb their alcohol consumption.
Judge blasts Hoffman's 'inconsistent heroin dealer'   Feb 15, 3:47 pm
New York, February 15 (ANI): A Manhattan judge has blasted Philip Seymour Hoffman's suspected drug dealer for being inconsistent about his claims about addiction.
Porn addiction doesn't exist, say researchers   Feb 13, 3:26 pm
Washington, Feb 13 (ANI) Scientific research claims that there is no evidence that the term porn addiction actually exists.
Courtney Love says her addictions are 'hulk-sized'  Feb 11, 3:48 pm
Washington, Feb 11 (ANI): Courtney Love, who has been sober since 2005 after battling drug addiction, has revealed that she tries very hard to stay clean because her addictions are hulk-sized and could take over her if she isn't careful.
Justin Bieber calls Selena Gomez 'drunk'   Feb 8, 1:55 pm
Washington, Feb 8 (ANI): Justin Bieber has claimed that Selena Gomez has only herself to blame for her addictions whilehitting back at her "bad influence" claims.
Aaron Sorkin pays touching tribute to late pal Philip Seymour Hoffman  Feb 6, 10:17 am
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): Academy Award winning screenwriter Aaron Sorkin has paid tribute to his late pal Philip Seymour Hoffman, who died from an apparent drug overdose in his Manhattan Apartment, by writing an essay on him.
Heath Ledger's father refutes claims that Philip Hoffman counseled his son  Feb 5, 4:50 pm
Sydney, February 5 (ANI): The father of the late actor Heath Ledger has denied that Philip Seymour Hoffman had helped counsel his son about his supposed "drug addiction".
Hoffman's girlfriend had kicked him out over drug use  Feb 4, 12:40 pm
Melbourne, February 4 (ANI): Late actor Philip Seymour Hoffman's long-time girlfriend had recently kicked him out of their New York apartment due to his heroin addiction.
'Desperate Housewives' star Shawn Pyfrom admits addiction to drugs, alcohol  Feb 4, 10:14 am
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): In the aftermath of Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman's death from an apparent drug overdose, Shawn Pyfrom of the 'Desperate Housewives' fame has come forward to admit that he is a drug addict and an alcoholic.
Meet the US woman who is addicted to ingesting eye shadows  Feb 1, 11:58 am
London, Feb 1 (ANI): A young woman from Toledo, Ohio, who has been addicted to eating eye shadows since she was a toddler, has finally decided that she would be better off without her dangerous habit.
Rodman says `not an ambassador to N.Korea` despite `chumminess` with Kim Jong-un  Feb 1, 9:39 am
Washington, Feb 1 (ANI): Controversial American basketball legend Dennis Rodman has said that he is not an 'ambassador' to North Korea and is simply a former NBA star fighting addiction and trying to be a better father.
Chinese teens sent to prison camp for Internet addiction disorder  Jan 22, 1:30 pm
London, Jan. 22 (ANI): Parents of Chinese teenagers are reportedly sending their teenage children to prison-like camps in China to treat them for 'internet addiction disorder'.