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Thursday, August 10, 2017
HOW SMARTPHONES ARE RUINING LIVES
People are having less sex and sleep since the dawn of the smartphone age, a new book by a professor of psychology claims.
More than 75 percent of teens own an iPhone, according to a recent US study, and since the 2007 launch of the iPhone rates of loneliness amongst teens have soared alongside a worrying decrease in mental wellbeing.
According to figures collated by Jean M Twenge, the number of teenagers spending time with friends nearly everyday dropped by more than 40 per cent between 2000 and 2015, with rates of loneliness subsequently soaring.