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Is your phone making you fat? People who spend 5 hours a day scrolling have 43% higher risk of obesity, study finds

Spending hours each day glued to a smartphone could greatly increase your risk of obesity, a new study says.  Researchers found that college students who spent five hours or more on their cell phones were 43 percent more likely to be obese than their peers who had less screen time.  That's because the phone-addicted students were twice as likely to drink sugary beverages and eat fast food and candy, and two times less likely to exercise.  Read more....

 

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