Thursday September 01, 2016

Digital Heroin: How Screens Turn Kids Into Psychotic Junkies

Are your kids hooked on computers, tablets, phones and handheld devices? Well, that's because there is something called "digital heroin" inside them that turns your kids into psychotic junkies. Won't somebody please think of the children?

She found him sitting up in his bed staring wide-eyed, his bloodshot eyes looking into the distance as his glowing iPad lay next to him. He seemed to be in a trance. Beside herself with panic, Susan had to shake the boy repeatedly to snap him out of it. Distraught, she could not understand how her once-healthy and happy little boy had become so addicted to the game that he wound up in a catatonic stupor.