Addicted To Your Cellphone? Nomophobia On The Rise

The fear of being apart from your cellphone -- or nomophobia -- is on the rise, according to a study by SecurEnvoy.

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  • Good Question: Are We Addicted To Our Cellphones?
    So, are we addicted to our cellphones ... Some experts say 5 to 6 percent of us have cellphone addictions. A term popularized in the media for this phenomenon is “nomophobia” — or the fear of being with no mobile phone. Dr. David Greenfield ...
    10/22/2015 - 12:14 am | View Link
  • Are you ‘addicted’ to your smartphone?
    An upcoming study suggests that “nomophobia,” or the fear of being without your ... and minuses as well as I can,” Molella told “With regards to the cellphone, it’s hard to think of a technology that is more pervasive … and that ...
    06/3/2015 - 7:16 am | View Link
  • Are you addicted to your smartphone? Answer these 20 questions to find out
    Can you remember the last time you were without your cellphone for more than an hour ... chances are you’ve probably experienced nomophobia — the term used to describe the separation anxiety you feel when you’re away from your mobile phone.
    05/15/2015 - 6:55 pm | View Link
  • O'BRIEN: How addicted are you to your smartphone? Take the quiz
    Hate to say it, but I have nomophobia tendencies. My smartphone is an extension ... A Baylor University poll found 68 percent of respondents said they sleep with a cellphone next to their bed. People use their phones in many different places.
    02/19/2015 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • NOMOPHOBIA: A Surprising Amount Of People Are Psychologically Addicted To Their Smartphones
    It should come as no surprise to hear that Americans love their smartphones. According to data from the ... developed a psychological attachment to their phones. It’s called “nomophobia” (short for no-mobile-phone phobia), and psychologists say ...
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