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?
    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 is head of the Center for Internet and Technology ...
    10/22/2015 - 5:15 pm | View Link
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  • Addicted to your smartphone? 20 question quiz helps to find out
    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?
    05/18/2015 - 9:59 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 ...
    05/15/2015 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • Poll: Do You Suffer from Nomophobia?
    If the symptoms of nomophobia seem disturbingly familiar to you, check out for tips on dealing with the condition. How important is your cell phone?
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