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Web Junkie: Loneliness

Clip: Season 28 Episode 4 | 3m 33s

The clip begins with Nicky saying, “When I feel lonely...” It ends with Professor Tao saying that Internet addiction can “evolve from a medical disorder into mental illness.”

Aired: 07/12/15

Rating: NR

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