Doesn't it feel wonderful that you can within seconds of time access data from anywhere around the world, share photos, play games email, chat , interact through video calls and do much more with a single touch on your Smartphone?.. Indeed it does. With the increase in the number of social apps the Smart phones nowadays have become a life necessity of every individual. Not only have the businessmen used it, teenagers; even working women gain benefits from its limitless applications.
But as everything has its pros and cons so does the smart phone. Research shows that although increasing ways of communication through social apps; the smart phones have made people less communicative. People rarely talk to each other face to face and sometimes even text one another although sitting side by side. This lack of oral communication can lead to serious problems.
Another research shows that people who use their smart phones to play games more than half an hour suffer from numbness in hands, commonly termed as the Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a condition brought on by increased pressure on the median nerve at the wrist. Other health hazards include dizziness, headaches, sleep disturbances, lack of concentration, changes in behavior etc.
"Nothing is good or bad in itself it's its use that makes it so". This wise remark also applies to the usage of Smartphone. If we use it in a proper manner we can benefit from it and its improper usage can result in serious medical problems and lack of communication. Now it's the decision of the masses that how they intend to use it in the future…