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Connection Addiction: A Look at Impacts of Internet on the Brain


Research shows that the brains of internet users are comparable to the brains of drug and alcohol addicts... On this hour, we'll talk a look at the impacts of the internet and technology on our human brains.


  • Dr. Gary Small (Director, Longevity Center, Semel Institute for Neuroscience & Human Behavior, UCLA)
  • Dr. L. Mark Carrier (Chair, Psychology Department, California State University, Dominguez Hills)
  • Kevin Roberts (author, ADHD expert and recovering addict)

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Topic for this hour's show was inspired by an article in Newsweek. Click here for more information on iBrain: Surviving the Technological Altercation of the Modern Mind by Gary Small. Click here for more information on Cyber Junkie: Escape the Gaming and Internet Trap by Kevin Roberts.