What the internet (and porn) is doing to your brain

Alot of you by now will know that I’m a brain geek. I like to look at how different things (especially lack of sleep as my major obsession) affect the workings of our brain. So yesterday, I was listening to this fascinating podcast by the guy who created the website ‘your brain on porn‘ and…

Youth Problem Gambling

I recently attended the Singapore Problem Gambling Conference in August and this year’s focus was on pathological gambling in youths. I think off the cuff alot of people would think youth problem gambling is an incongruous topic because after all aren’t hardcore gamblers usually old uncles who queue up to buy 4D or the weekend…