My Peep At Life…

March 2, 2009

Fear of losing contact

Filed under: News — @ 10:58 AM
nomophobia

The widespread use of mobile phones is leading to a new phobia – Nomophobia – a fear of being out of mobile phone contact. This is particularly affecting medical students who can’t keep their phones on them during a shift. Loss of network could lead to severe stress and tension, not good for anyone, and high usage of cellular phones could have other side affects still being investigated.

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