Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? Point it at m.slashdot.org and keep reading!

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
For the out-of-band Slashdot experience (mostly headlines), follow us on Twitter, or Facebook. ×
Image

China Bans Shock Treatment For Internet Addiction 113 113

angry tapir writes "China has banned the use of shock therapy to treat Internet addiction after its use at one hospital sparked nationwide controversy. The hospital drew wide media coverage in recent months after Internet users claiming to have received the treatment wrote in blogs and forums about being tied down and subjected to shocks for 30 minutes at a time."

*

This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

China Bans Shock Treatment For Internet Addiction

Comments Filter:

Counting in binary is just like counting in decimal -- if you are all thumbs. -- Glaser and Way

Working...