Cellphone addiction could be the next big illness

There’s no doubt that for many people, cellphones have gone from being a mere accessory to an appendage, but recent surveys are now indicating that “cellphone addiction” could be the next major psychological disorder.

Read Full Story >>
The story is too old to be commented.
Speed-Racer2327d ago (Edited 2327d ago )

That's the fear of not having your cellphone around. Not the same thing by strict definition.

Edit - No idea why I got a disagree.

Devil-X2327d ago

Yeah its not same, but its close and related so I just thought I would give it a mention. :)

SilentNegotiator2327d ago (Edited 2327d ago )

More like, NoMo'phonia

madjedi2327d ago

Could? I think we are far past the could stage in most 1st world countries.

blackblades2327d ago

I'm not addicted matter fact I rarely use it, I only use for an emergency or something, other then it's collecting dust. I also it's a sliding phone an old style. It's amazing how someone can get addicted to cellphone, facebook, and candycrush it's just game base off bejewels.

Dogswithguns2327d ago

I stairred on my phone for nothing on break time at work.. just to avoid talking to dumb-ass people at work. on purpose.

Gondee2327d ago

Kids have no idea phones arnt part of life, because to them it is. Of course they will be addicted to it...

Sahil2325d ago

I'm glad I wasn't born in the late 90s.

Show all comments (11)