- October 31st, 2013
It’s pretty well accepted by now that Americans are addicted to technology (smartphones and Netflix, I’m talking to you!). Here’s our addiction by the numbers:
84% of cell phone users say they couldn’t go a day without it
- September 30th, 2013
You are not going to believe this. (OK, maybe you will.) More than 1,500 pedestrians received ER care for injuries sustained while texting or talking on cell phones in 2010. That number has more than doubled since 2005. Fort Lee, New Jersey has cracked down on texting jaywalkers after 74 car-pedestrian crashes in 2011 and three pedestrians killed in the first half of 2012.
- February 1st, 2013
When you combine a cell phone’s proximity to your ears, nose, and mouth with its bacteria-loving warmth, the result can be harmful to your health.
- January 1st, 2011
The jury is still out on whether there is a connection between cell phones and health problems. Here’s what we do know. And here’s how to be smarter about how you use your phone.
The jury is still out on whether there is a connection between cell phones and health problems. Here's what we do know. And here's how to be smarter about how you use your phone.By Megan Feldman