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Disclosure and exposure of alcohol on social media and later alcohol use: A large-scale longitudinal study
This article aims to investigate whether alcohol-related disclosure and exposure on social media can predict later alcohol use, and to identify covariates in these relationships. Data were collected by online surveys (two ...
Recurrent cannabis use among Norwegian students: Prevalence, characteristics, and polysubstance use
Background: Research on cannabis has focused on lifetime use or regular/heavy use (i.e., daily or almost daily). Regular, albeit not necessarily daily, cannabis use has received less scientific attention. Objectives: This ...
The Bergen Shopping Addiction Scale: Reliability and validity of a brief screening test
Although excessive and compulsive shopping has been increasingly placed within the behavioral addiction paradigm in recent years, items in existing screens arguably do not assess the core criteria and components of addiction. ...
Do online privacy concerns predict selfie behavior among adolescents, young adults and adults?
Selfies, or self-portraits, are often taken and shared on social media for online self-presentation reasons, which are considered essential for the psychosocial development and well-being of people in today’s culture. ...
“Freshman’s week”: characteristics associated with participation and experiencing adverse effects
(BioMed Central, 2018-05-29)
Background: “Freshman’s week” (FW) is a Norwegian initiation ritual to higher education. Previous research has suggested that FW-participation is associated with better social adjustment to the student ...