Kicking the habit

A former drug dependant speaks about what it is like to live with an addiction. “This is my only vice these days,” smirks Rudolph*, as he lights up his cigarette. “I swear I’ve actually cut it back quite a bit ...

Transfixed by tech

In an age of constant communication and free WiFi, how can you tell when your internet use has become an addiction? The amount of time we spend looking at our tech devices is now a favourite source of hand-wringing. Ther...

Cultivating a habit

Addiction extends to more than just drug misuse, and anyone regardless of their position in life can fall prey to the condition. Priya Kulasagaran looks at what defines an addiction, and if there are new emerging addicti...
Getting Hooked

Getting hooked

Learn about the common types of addictions among young adults and how they get ‘hooked’ When you hear of the word ‘addiction’, what are the types of addiction that come to your mind? Alcohol? Drugs? Smoking? Alco...