Al Roth has the scoop:
Those of you reading this will be glad to know
China bans electric shock therapy for internet addicts
has outlawed the use of electric shock therapy to treat internet
addiction, after a scandal at a hospital in the Northern province of
"Internet addiction has become a growing problem in
China, where officials believe as many as four million people spend
more than six hours a day online.
Several clinics have sprung up, offering parents the chance to "cure" their children of the uncontrollable urge to blog…"