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Influence of media on addictive behaviour

The media develop ideas about dependencies in a public format , this affects their judgement on
addiction risks and likelihood of negative effects coming from their actions.

The internet has increased the amount of information that is circulated which affects large groups of…

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of what it is to be an addict. Therefore people don't think of the negative consequences only the
positive ones that are portrayed by the celebrities.

Faber 2007 found that SMA is increasing as people feel the need to constantly access social media
sites which is seriously affecting performance.



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