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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    Hate it when your battery runs out? Welcome to the club. The condition of feeling anxious without your smartphone (cellphone, mobile) now has a name, it is being called nomophobia, derived from no-mobile-phone-phobia. It's real for many people - is it for you?
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    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.
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