Abnormally excessive use of technology (internet or mobile)  individuals addicted to technology are very much preoccupied with their gadgets and can't stay without them  regularly checking the mobile or internet for email, sms, sending sms unnecessarily, playing games or chatting through some. Any type of screen use during the day and in the hour before bedtime appeared to disrupt sleep - making it more difficult for teenagers to nod off and the more hours they spent on gadgets, the more disturbed their sleep became when daytime screen use totalled four or more hours, teens had a 49%. Overuse of mobile gadgets hampers students' ability to study, sleep asked if they find it hard to get up in the morning, 781 percent of junior high respondents who often watch or use electronic devices, including tvs, game consoles, mobile phones and computers, immediately before bedtime said they. Detail and document their triggers for purchase and influencers at the time of purchase • identify the different associations with cellular phones • investigate their awareness with regards to the recent launches of mobile handsets in the market • understand their perceptions for issues like medical side effects and privacy. In general, girls are more likely than boys to use social networking sites (49% of boys compared with 61% of girls), and older teens are more likely to visit these sites than younger teens (47% of those age 12-14 say they go to social networking. This research presented and discussed the results of the study which aimed to determine the excessive use of screen gadgets among teenagers in labangon, cebu city, philippines this research helped identify the different factors that contributed to screen addiction among the research participants and. Excessive use of gadgets lead to sleep deprivation among teens - we live in a world of technologies we all know it has many downsides over the the research, led by jean twenge, professor of psychology at the san diego state university, found that adolescents today are sleeping fewer hours per. Too much screen time can promote a sedentary lifestyle -- one of the major contributing factors to obesity and a major risk factor for heart disease, according to the texas heart institute as many as 33 percent of teens are obese, according to estimates by the american academy of child and adolescent.
Researchers advise 'physical boundaries' over devices in bedrooms after study finds poor sleep associated with phone use linked to depressed moods. Shambare et al claim that cell-phone use is possibly the biggest non-drug addiction of the 21st century30 the results of two studies aimed to explore the behavioral aspects associated with the use of excessive use of mobile phones clearly showed that college students, as well as non students, reported problematic. According to the us centers for disease control and prevention, an average child spends about 8 hours a day watching electronic screens gadget use among kids increases with age although it cannot be said with certainty, research indicates that children spending too much time staring at screens are.
Students tend to use up more time in using gadgets than on studying gadgets gave a big impact into the history of humanity because of its use over-use of technology, though, especially such gadgets as cell phones, ipods and video games, presents a whole range of problems which may interfere. At one point, parents have great regard over gadgets as a way to pacify their children and as an entertaining and educational tool but later on, it with this, the american academy of pediatrics discourage the tech use for children under the age of two saying that it changes the nature of childhood on the. Chapter 2- review of literature 8-13 21 positive impacts of technology 8 22 negative impacts of technology 9 23 technology has both positive and negative impacts 11 24 impact of technology on health and life style.
Excessive use of smartphones and tablets may be keeping teens awake a night, according to a study that found adolescents who spend more than two hours a day with their gadgets are more likely to be sl. Modern technologies like television and computers provide identifiable educational advantages, such as greater access to information and more compelling presentations of that information over-use of technology, though, especially such gadgets as cell phones, ipods and video games, presents a whole range of.
Teens are sitting around with their gadgets in their hands all day long, tapping messages onto screens instead of communicating with real people many children because parents don't know the full picture, they also don't know how to deal with a teenager's potential overuse of social media they might. Here's a more compelling reason for parents to limit their children's time using electronic gadgets research indicates that too much exposure to mobile devices results in poor school performance among teenagers.
Intelligent use of computers can enhance the life of teenagers but overall they are spending vastly too much time online sir anthony seldon in china found that too much internet use caused brain shrinkage, while psychiatrists say children can become hyper-aroused by gadgets, a condition dubbed. Electronic devices, such as mobile phones and computers are the main causes of eye problems in children the fluid present in eyes starts drying due to the overuse of these gadgets constant strain might also lead to this situation this, in turn, causes multiple eye infections and affects the vision as well. Teenagers who use smartphones, laptops, and tablets more often than their peers take longer to fall asleep and sleep for less time overall, a new study published in the journal bmj open we sleep less because we use our gadgets too much and then we use our gadgets too much because we sleep less.
Important effects of excess gadget use on our body are as follows gadget addiction insomnia: we hardly unplug our mobiles from work and social networks teenagers specially lose out on their social and communication skills which are the basics for their growth and would help them in future to interact. Hong kong – there is an urgent need to raise public awareness on potential health risks brought about by excessive use of electronic devices, especially to children and adolescents, speakers told a seminar organized by the city's health authority on friday the event followed a three-day meeting to look. Like it or not, gadgets have become a key part of people's lives in singapore, as consumers spend most of their waking hours on digital devices - 12hr 42 min a the top gadget people use here is also the smartphone, with 95 per cent saying so, and its effect on people is telling - almost 80 per cent of them. A new study has warned that excessive use of smartphones can lead to greater risk of mental health in teenagers.
But in the us, the problem has become so severe for some families that children as young as 13 are being treated for digital technology addiction one ' smartphone rehab' centre near seattle has started offering residential “intensive recovery programs” for teenagers who have trouble controlling their use of. Teens also use the internet to communicate effectively with others around the world social networking websites have mushroomed in popularity over the past several years and now represent a main line of communication for young people teens use sites such as facebook, skype and twitter to stay. Every second child is a gadget freak the children these days are smarter than their parents, they do not indulge in social circles but social networking, they do not go out to play but have the play stations, they do not have friends but gadgets and most interestingly they do not have hobbies but, addiction teenagers on the.