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3,146 Text Messages A Month

Common Sense Media, released a study, Do Smart Phones = Smart Kids? that helps put some numbers around the anecdotal evidence that kids love cell phones and use them differently than most adults. The fact that 83% of 17 year-olds … Continue reading

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Teenage Texting Addicts

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Mobile Phone and Text Addiction

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Textaphrenia– SMS Text Addiction Among Teens

It seems to be quite normal for teenagers to keep checking their cell phones for text messages but very few of them are aware that this normal habit has turned into an addiction known as Textaphrenia. Number of text addicts … Continue reading

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Text Addiction Leaves Thumbs Numb

People who feel moody, irritable and unwell when separated from their mobile phone may need to consider checking into The Priory for treatment. The Roehampton clinic – most famous for de-toxing alcohol and drug addicted celebrities – has this week … Continue reading

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Texting Addiction Is A Growing Problem

In the ever-expanding world of addiction 12-step programs, there exist Gamblers Anonymous, Alcoholics Anonymous, Narcotics Anonymous and even Over-Eaters Anonymous, and according to specialists in Britain, Text Messagers Anonymous may soon be next. The Priory Clinic, one of Britain’s best … Continue reading

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SMS Texting Addiction: When You Just Can’t Stop Texting

The number of texting addicts is on the rise. A internet therapy center in Scandinavia has treated around 60 addicts since 1998 and this number is believed to be under reported. Asia has not been spared either. According to Telecoms … Continue reading

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