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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  • The Ithacan: Smartphone technology affects social and academic lives ... - Baylor University Magazine
    ... major problem with the cellphone, though, is unlike a TV, it’s not tethered to anything. So if you’re someone who becomes addicted to this...
    10/30/2014 - 8:05 am | View Link
  • Nomophobia cases are on the rise among youngsters [Health] [Times of ... - TMC Net
    N Nomophobia cases are on the rise among ... average of nine hours a day using their cellphone. ... THE ADDICTION Students are so addicted to ...
    10/20/2014 - 1:09 pm | View Link
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  • Addicted to Apple: a dire diagnosis for millennials
    The idea of cellphone addiction might seem melodramatic but evidence ... The treatment program aims to cure what they call “nomophobia” which is identified as stress and anxiety that results from separation from mobile phones. James Roberts, lead ...
    09/18/2014 - 8:34 am | View Link
  • Addicted to your phone? You could be suffering from Nomophobia!
    First identified in 2008, nomophobia( no mobile phone phobia ... Some people may think their phone is ringing or vibrating when it's not, a condition named cellphone vibration syndrome. These mobile phone users get anxiety if they run out of battery ...
    08/26/2014 - 6:42 pm | View Link
  • NOMOPHOBIA: A Surprising Amount Of People Are Psychologically Addicted To Their Smartphones
    It’s called “nomophobia” (short for no-mobile-phone phobia), and ... Some people may think their phone is ringing when it’s not, a condition named cellphone vibration syndrome that researchers say could be a sign of a more serious technology ...
    07/31/2014 - 10:55 pm | View Link
  • Is your teen addicted to his or her phone?
    My conclusion? Separating a teen from his or her cellphone is like separating a child from a parent. I suspect that many teens suffer from nomophobia, which is the fear of being without mobile phone contact. According to the April 2010 Indian Journal of ...
    03/10/2014 - 3:30 pm | View Link
  • Are You Addicted to Your Cellphone?
    Are you addicted to your cellphone? According to a story on, a study by mobile phone tech company SecurEnvoy shows that two-thirds (66 percent) of people surveyed said they have Nomophobia -- "No mobile phone phobia."
    05/8/2012 - 5:34 am | View Link
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  • Do You Have Nomophobia? |
    Do You Have Nomophobia? Learn about Do You Have Nomophobia?. Get more information about symptoms, causes, and panic disorder.
    10/30/2014 - 3:09 pm | View Website
  • Cell phone addiction has a name, and yes, there is formal ...
    While certainly not as debilitating as other chemical based addictions, nomophobia has its first recovery center in southern California. Nomophobia is the term ...
    10/30/2014 - 1:14 pm | View Website
  • Nomophobia
    Nomophobia is the fear of being out of mobile phone contact. The term, an abbreviation for "no - mo bile-phone phobia", was coined during a 2010 study by the UK Post ...
    10/30/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Website
  • Nomophobia – Symptoms of Nomophobia – Treatment of ...
    A lot of people with cell phones have experienced the churning sensation in their stomachs when they realize they’ve lost their phone. For most, it is easy enough ...
    10/30/2014 - 12:38 pm | View Website
  • Cell Phone Addiction
    Put down the phone. Be present and be in the moment for just one day. Enjoy the conversation of those that are physically with you, those who have chosen ...
    10/30/2014 - 11:20 am | View Website
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