ARE PHONES THE NEW SMOKING? THE REAL SCIENCE BEHIND OUR DIGITAL ADDICTIONS

ARE PHONES THE NEW SMOKING? THE REAL SCIENCE BEHIND OUR DIGITAL ADDICTIONS

If a little neuroscience tickles your fancy, welcome to our nerd dungeon. Did you know the average adult checks their phones every six and a half minutes? And almost 50% of British adults admit to feeling hooked on their phones?  Most people admit that stepping away from the devices now and then is healthy and necessary. So why can’t we just put them down? Here are a few reasons our brains may not be prepared for all the tech we throw their way.