Authors:Xue Yang, Joseph T. F. Lau, Zixin Wang, and Mason C. M. Lau
SNS (and other risk behaviors) would be affected by other deviations from social conformity/expectation that are socially undesirable, stigmatized, and stressful; examples of such conditions may include obesity, long-term unemployment, and minority
minorities – when he voiced his concerns about the impact of the PSA on religious practices in another submission to the Public Bill Committee ( 2015 , p. 21). Diskin narrowed the focus specifically to ayahuasca and its use in a religious context by certain
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et al., 2014 ; Rumpf et al., 2018 ; Starcevic & Billieux, 2018 ).
Multiple studies have shown that male online game players are more likely to develop IGD than females ( Borgonovi, 2016 ). Studies have suggested that a minority of female and
that SNS and video games can contribute to psychosocial impairments and behavioral dysfunction in a minority of users, including young adolescents who may use these technologies excessively and unhealthily given their current developmental stage
Authors:Paul Delfabbro, Anna Thomas, and Andrew Armstrong
by a minority of this group. Thus, these behaviors are likely to be very good indicators of problematic gambling but less likely to be observed.
As confirmed by a large negative correlation between the prevalence and the risk ratios, this
Authors:Eduardo Ekman Schenberg, Maria Angélica de Castro Comis, João Felipe Morel Alexandre, Bruno Daniel Rasmussen Chaves, Luís Fernando Tófoli, and Dartiu Xavier da Silveira
between 1990 and 2010, while alcohol drinking increased from eighth to fifth in the same period ( Lim et al., 2012 ), alone contributing to 9.6% of mental health DALY ( Degenhardt et al., 2013 ; Whiteford et al., 2013 ). A minority of these users develop
Authors:Ágnes Zsila, Lynn E. McCutcheon, and Zsolt Demetrovics
completed their education with a college degree or higher (25.6%). A considerable proportion of participants were students during the data collection (38.4%), whereas 36.2% had a full-time or a part-time job, and 21.1% studied and worked. Only a minority of
Authors:Chung-Ying Lin, Anders Broström, Per Nilsen, Mark D. Griffiths, and Amir H. Pakpour
, activities engaged through the medium of Internet appear to elicit addictive behaviors (e.g., gambling, gaming, and networking) in a small minority of individuals ( Griffiths, 2017 ; Griffiths & Szabo, 2013 ). Addiction to such Internet-related activities
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Carlo , G.
( 2007 ). Acculturative stress, social support, and coping: Relations to psychological adjustment among Mexican American college students . Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 13 ( 4 ), 347 – 355 . doi: 10
– Law enforcement sometimes targets HR providers and people who use drugs, especially minorities
– Nothing specifically stigmatizing in the media, mostly not positive, but a “personal choice” is emphasized