Internet Addiction Support Group

This community is for people who believe they are addicted to the Internet and would like support. Internet addiction disorder (IAD) is a theorized disorder coined by Ivan Goldberg, M.D., in 1997. It is compared to pathological gambling. Whether the Internet is causing significant stress and impairment in your life, or you would like to reduce your usage of the Internet, this support group is for you.

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  • Kubson1113

    Recovery

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    Hi thereI removed my smartphone and I dont watch porn and I dont use chat apps.Its 1st day and I experienced headache, brain fog, irritability, discomfort in head and in bodyI checked once my facebook and chatting app, I feel a bit better, maybe I am too much strict for myself?
  • Typhlochactas

    Craigslist is ruining my marriage

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    Someone please help me! The man I've been with for almost 6 years married for one.. has a instence addiction to Craigslist emailing. He's been doing it way before I ever met him I caught him when I was pregnant with our second child. I found hundreds of emails.HUNDREDS! of him saying he wanted to have sex with other women! Among other things.. he claims he's never cheated and I don't believe...
  • Hi,I have given gre for 3 consequtive times costing my dad $600. But how had I try I end up with same score. I am not satisfied with my results and thinking about giving it one last try. But I am afraid if I don't get  score I want, I will again end up being unsatisfied again.i seriously need help please.
  • deleted_user

    Craigslist personal ads

    How has anyone who has been addicted to craigslist personal ads gotten away from it. I thought I was joking around and laughing about the matter but I got trapped inside and kept emailing people even though I was in a committed relationship with someone I wanted to marry which I have no ruined and am trying to rebuild.Scot
  • Drukarnia-Center

    Lokale usługowe centrum Łódź

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    Łódź jest miastem przemysłwym. Mieści się w środkowej części Polski. To tereny płaskie tgz. równiny. Nie ma jezior, do morza też dość daleko. Ale miasto jest Piękne, dobrze rozwinięte, mozna by powiedziec że to stolica przemysłowa Polski. Niegdys wszyskie hurtownie zaopatrywały sie właśnie w Łodzi. Dziś siedziby maja tam wielkie banki. Lokale usługowe centrum Łódź to...
  • Drukarnia-Center

    Biura na wynajem centrum Łódź

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    Drukarnia Center to nowatorski biurowiec z obszerną liczbą lokali biurowych i usługowych. Biurowiec ma w sumie ok 4500 m2 przestrzeni użytecznej. Zbudowany został z w okresie międzywojennym i służył jako wojskowa drukarnia lub wytwórnia pończoch. W latach 2015-2017 poddano go w całości wszelakim pracom remontowym, pozostawiono nazwę i przeobrażono w pionierski budynek biurowy....
  • moksNat

    TV shows addiction

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    Hi! I am spending all of my evenings watching TV shows, and it gives me a temporary escape from my daily routing caring for a baby and studying. I know that I will be better off by reading books, doing house chores, but I cannot stop and make exuses that I deserve a break. But it ruins me and takes my life away. Can anyone please reply if you had a similar experience and found a way out?
  • bingewatcher221

    netflix problem

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    im a college freshmen. for the past few years netflix and other apps on my phone has been a constant in my life. i know  most people in my generation are always on their phones, or at least thats the stereotypes, but for me most of the time im at home, my phone is in my hand and my eyes are guled to netflix. its sad that a part of me is proud at the same time the other part is ashamed that i...
  • dc87110

    Is this an addiction?

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    So I was just thinking. Because I come to this site to help with some of my issues is it considered an addiction? I do think i gain insight to my dilemma and found that being empathetic to others seems to help. By showing compassion and sympathy i am hoping that the others can get to feeling better about themselves. I try to help them to get out of the funk we find ourselves in from time to time....
  • win6979

    How to avoid wasting time on internet?

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    I'm an undergraduate and I'm a final year student. I have to do a research project too. So it is obvious that I have to use the internet for my accademic work. But after I start browsing I'm not looking for what I need to be looking for, but other unnecessary stuff. This has a big impact on my studies. Are there any suggesions for me to get rid of this?
  • Paul_ds

    Webcam addiction

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    I was never concerned about viewing too much explicit content on the internet.  I never purchased any content, just veiwed what was freely available.  I enjoyed spending time in a chat room, posting images and GIFs for fun, doing silly role play, and openly discussing our interests.  In fact, being able to finally talk about it with other people actually made me feel better about...
  • TomNeedstoStop

    Why does it always go too far.

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    Last night I was encouraged by an anonymous person that I met on Omegle, to chat Via Skype, I let them watch me strip even though their camera was 'broken' then I entertained them. At the end of our 'conversation' a message appeared that started, 'while you were playing I was downloading all of your e-mail contacts and files from your computer......'I didn't finish reading the message, I deleted...
  • deleted_user

    what do you go on the net for?

    we all spend hours a day on the net. so what do you actually DO on the net? do you know why you do it?i go on DS, youtube, check email, listen to music and do random google searches as well as other bits and pieces. i find that youtube is especially addictive. i can spend hours and hours watching so many videos at one time! for me it's mainly boredom and it's a distraction from my depression.
  • deleted_user

    internet video game addiction

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    I have quit cold turkey but the withdraw is killing me. Before I quit i would spend every waking moment on the computer(i played video games). I would neglect my friends, family, and higien, and school. I suffer from clinical depression and the computer helped me forget all my responsibilitys that made me depresed, stress and bored like work, school, chores, and higiene. On the 10th of march this...
  • Beaumont

    Things To Do

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    Let's make a list of other things to do besides being on the internet.I'll start.Watch television.Go outside for a walk.Do chores like laundry.Now it's your turn.