April 25, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
Gambling has long been identified as highly addictive to people with a genetic predisposition for addiction. But far away from the glittering lights of casinos, another closely related addiction has emerged: Day trading.
April 24, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
Most of the laws on drugs in Indonesia were put in place back in 1997. These laws indicate that those in possession of illegal drugs could receive 3 years to life in prison depending on the type of drug, and how much the culprit was holding. For trafficking, one could see imprisonment of 4 to 15 years, with the possibility of the death penalty.
April 22, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
As law enforcement continues to crack down on criminal drug distribution networks worldwide, the results are often new and ingenious ways to smuggle drugs across the borders of countries where demand is high. Some of these methods are rather innovative, while others are getting more and more sinister.
April 21, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
Rachel Frederickson, of the American reality TV show The Biggest Loser, lost a tremendous 155 pounds (70 kilos) in a short time, and currently weighs in at 105 pounds (48 kilos) - which categorizes her as too thin for her height. When does rigorous exercise become too much? Staying on track is one thing, but is it possible to have an unhealthy addiction to exercise?
April 18, 2014 | Written by : Alastair Mordey
Yoga studios are as common in most cities as a café latte or a smartphone charging station. Yet, while it has evolved to suit the needs of modern urbanites, the practice of yoga is quite ancient. Moreover, in its blend of mindfulness, physicality, and relaxation, Yoga can be better at relieving modern stress and addiction than other quick fixes and shortcuts.