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1 in 4 Young Adults Are Addicted to Their Smartphone

Hop on a subway, attend a sporting event or sit down at a restaurant to eat — chances are, you’ll notice people all around you who are completely engrossed in their phones. These days, it doesn’t matter where you are — you’re almost guaranteed to see someone texting, surfing Facebook or Instagram, tweeting or Snapchatting away. If you have a smartphone, you know that almost everything you could possibly want is in the palm of your hand. Directions to a friend’s house, tickets to a local concert, the latest weather update, music, videos and games to keep you entertained — you can even check on your home while you’re away. With all of this right at your fingertips, it’s not surprising that cell phone addiction is real, and the problem is increasing.  Read more.....



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