Alternatives to Your Addiction
The world we live in today offers so many things that we can, and may already be addicted to; there are those that even use certain chemicals to make the day easier to survive through. Addictive items are not viewed as bad or destructive because they are used by majority of people; it’s a normal sight to see. As life gets more and more challenging and prices seem to do nothing but rise, we seriously have to let go of all the unimportant expenses; hundreds and thousands of people have been buried in debt because of their need to spend for their addiction. Each and every addiction has a solution and even better alternatives, but the road to completely letting go of it will be difficult.
When we talk about digital addiction, high up on the list would be anything involving social media. Social media typically helps us connect with anyone in the world through message-board-like structures. People give and receive likes, invites and follows and this makes them feel popular; the feeling can be addictive, so they spend as much time as they can on their accounts. There’s only one real and effective way to fix the tendency to get addicted to social media and that’s to spend more time with people in real life. So the next time you think about spending an entire afternoon on your social media account, plan a meet up with friends instead; that’s how we were designed to socialise, plus it’s a better and healthier option compared to the first.
Next on our list is a more serious addiction compared to the first. Gambling has been around for as long as we can remember, but the difference now is that anyone can throw away their money in gambling even … Read More ...