By David Mittleman

Chronic Smartphone Use Can Lead to Mental Health Problems

Most of us say we feel “naked” without our smartphone by our side, available to make phone calls, send texts, or browse the Internet at a moment’s notice. You’d think that with the increased availability of conducting these sorts of activities would lead to greater work productivity, at the very least. However, researchers are finding that our obsession with our smartphones is leading to the opposite effect, in addition to other health problems. This research was particularly intriguing to me, as it was co-authored by Dr. Russell Johnson, …read more