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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  • 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 - 5:01 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 ... 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 ...
    07/31/2014 - 9:35 am | 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 - 1:30 pm | View Link
  • Addicted to your smartphone? You're not alone
    It's also an extension of 'nomophobia' -- the fear of being without your mobile," according to Dr. Simon Hampton, psychology lecturer at the University of East Anglia. "Rather than do nothing, we're compelled to turn to them for reassuring comfort."
    10/17/2013 - 7:24 am | View Link
  • Are You Addicted to Your Cellphone?
    Are you addicted to your cellphone? According to a story on MSNBC.com, 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 - 5:32 am | View Link
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  • Are You Addicted to Your Cell Phone ?
    Nomophobia—an abbreviation of “no-mobile-phone-phobia”—is also called “cell phone addiction.”
    09/2/2014 - 5:33 am | View Website
  • Technology Addiction : Warning Signs of A Cell Phone Addict
    Learn to identify a cell phone addict with these common warning signs of technology addiction. Ivan Mlinaric
    09/2/2014 - 4:36 am | 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 ...
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  • 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 ...
    08/31/2014 - 6:07 pm | View Website
  • End Nomophobia
    nomophobia \nõ-mõ-'fõ-bē-ə\ noun 1.The fear of being out of cell phone signal range. 2. The anxiety relating to the sudden loss of a cellular connection.
    08/31/2014 - 8:49 am | View Website
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