Next time you are shopping around online and come across a deal on your prescriptions, take a closer look. With the crackdown on opioids happening all over the nation, many people are finding new ways to try and get their... Learn MoreOpioid Summit to Include Social Media and Google Crack Down Efforts
Tomorrow morning, June 27, the FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. will host a one-day Online Opioid Summit. The guest list to the summit includes: Internet stakeholders Government entities Academic researchers Advocacy groups The aim of the event is to discuss... Learn MoreZuckerberg Testimony: Should Facebook Be Stopping Opioid Trafficking?
[caption id="attachment_23079" align="aligncenter" width="452"] Zuckerberg Testimony: Should Facebook Be Stopping Opioid Trafficking?[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben This past Tuesday and Wednesday, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg found himself sitting in front of a tough crowd on Capitol Hill for 2... Learn More3 Kinds of Selfie Takers Out There: Which Kind Are You?
[caption id="attachment_21179" align="aligncenter" width="457"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben What kind of selfie do you usually snap? Is it one with an obscene amount... Learn MoreOhio Parents Overdose Photo: How Addiction is Killing Families
Author: Justin Mckibben Probably one of the most disturbing articles I have written about my home state of Ohio is one I can’t ignore. Since the photo of the two parents overdose in a car with a child in the back... Learn MoreCan Social Media Cause PTSD?
Author: Justin Mckibben In case you were still skeptical, social media has become a significant element of our society... definitely. We have evolved into a culture that circulates information and cultivates emotional and ethical responses based on the shares, likes... Learn MoreUsing Social Media to Treat Depression
[caption id="attachment_16430" align="aligncenter" width="387"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben I’m at it again! #cantstopwontstop Back to talk about that strangely familiar topic of the... Learn MoreFacebook Depression: Do You Has It?
[caption id="attachment_15721" align="aligncenter" width="348"] (This content is being used for illustrative purposes only; any person depicted in the content is a model)[/caption] By Cheryl Steinberg New technology is developing at an exponential rate and therefore our language as well as... Learn MoreThe New “Sober” Social Network App
Author: Justin Mckibben Sobriety sometimes seems to most addicts and alcoholics like an entire new plane of existence, and it can create some of the strangest and most exciting changes an individual has ever experienced. Being new to sobriety can... Learn MoreIt’s No Accident You’re Addicted to Facebook and Candy Crush
[caption id="attachment_15191" align="aligncenter" width="295"] Image: it.wikipedia.org[/caption] By Cheryl Steinberg Just like with the food industry, the designers of social media and online games are very deliberate – and smart – about how they develop their products. So, it’s no accident... Learn MoreStudy: Social Media Addiction and Substance Abuse Linked
While you might think internet addiction and social media addiction are just the latest in trendy “news” and not really real problems, a new study shows that being addicted to social media is very much a thing, and it’s kissing... Learn More8 Awkward Friendships We All Probably Have
[caption id="attachment_15060" align="aligncenter" width="441" class=" "] Via: wifflegif.com[/caption] Author: Justin Mckibben Everyone has a few friends that things are just the weirdest with. Not intentionally, but it happens. For one reason or another they are just socially mismatched. These awkward... Learn More