A good friend inspired this post.
Main Entry: de·tox
Pronunciation: \ˈdē-ˌtäks, di-ˈtäks\
Usage: often attributive
1 : detoxification from an intoxicating or addictive substance
2 : a detox program or facility
— detox verb
"intoxicating or addictive substance"...Facebook? Farmville? Mafia Wars? Blogs? World of Warcraft? Texting? Email? T.V? Radio? Internet?
Whatever it is you are addicted to..detox.
Goes hand in hand with Withdrawal
Main Entry: with·draw·al
1 a : the act of taking back or away something that has been granted or possessed
b : removal from a place of deposit or investment c (1) : the discontinuance of administration or use of a drug (2) : the syndrome of often painful physical and psychological symptoms that follows discontinuance of an addicting drug
2 a : retreat or retirement especially into a more secluded or less exposed place or position b : an operation by which a military force disengages from the enemy c (1) : social or emotional detachment (2) : a pathological retreat from objective reality (as in some schizophrenic states)
okay..don't do the whole pathological retreat thing..