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psychosis

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Woman hospitalized with 'Twitter psychosis'

A woman was admitted to a psychiatric hospital after saying she believed that a famous actor was sending her coded messages via Twitter, according to a published research paper.

By August 7, 2014

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Can Facebook lead to psychosis? One study says so

Researchers at the University of Tel Aviv say social networking can have seriously deleterious effects on the psyche.

By May 4, 2013

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Shock: Research says pot makes you lazy (but not psychotic)

Scientists in London conclude that smoking your favored leaf cools down your dopamine-synthesis skills. Their initial hypothesis was that pot contributed to psychosis, which they now doubt.

By July 1, 2013

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Peter Frampton tosses fan's phone away during concert

Fed up with a fan flouting a no-recording request, the aging rocker decides to take matters into his own hands and out of them.

By August 8, 2014

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Police: Google Street View car went wrong way, caused crash

In Arkansas, a Street View driver is cited for careless or prohibited driving after getting his bearings wrong.

By August 8, 2014

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iPhone 6 running Android? You'd better (not) believe it

Prank tries to fool people into believing that Apple's expected iPhone 6 is here -- with 3D and an 8-day battery life.

By August 8, 2014

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Kanye West: Will a paparazzi drone electrocute my daughter?

In a deposition for a lawsuit brought by a paparazzo against him, the next Steve Jobs muses about the effects drones will have on society.

By August 7, 2014

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Could a blood test predict suicide risk?

People at risk for suicide don't always show signs of their vulnerability. But a test that can scan biomarkers to predict actual suicidal impulses? While promising, it may go only so far.

By August 21, 2013

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Wii virtual console releases for this week

Rounding up the Wii virtual console releases for the week of 2/25.

By February 25, 2008

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How 'Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' came back from the dead

[Opinion] How do you revive a flatlining show? With some good, hard jolts. But did "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" give "Agents" the cure it really needs?

By May 9, 2014