Internet dependency/addiction is when excess
use of the
internet leads to negative effects on one’s health, social life, and work.
lWarning signs of
lInternet use has affected sleep and physical being.
lThey are spending less and less time doing other activities.
lThey spend a lot of time thinking about the internet when they are not on it.
lThey use it to avoid other things that are bothering them in life.
lThey lie about how much time they spend on the internet.
lThe most common
form of internet addiction is pornography, online gambling, chatrooms, and shopping. These seemingly harmless things can lead to divorce, poor performance at work, and relationship problems with those around you.