The use of mobile phone is increasing day by day because today mobile phone is the major necessity of life. One can’t imagine the life without it. But have you ever thought about the effects of mobile phones teenagers and young people. Seeing teens standing together but totally ignoring each other is a common sight these days. According to survey conducted by the 78% teens aged between 12 and 17 have mobile phones. And they are not used it to call their parents. They are used it to access the internet but have some bad effects of mobile phones on our health.
There is no doubt that the mobile phone is a very useful tool and it is the best media of communication with friends, relatives and family. But the impact of mobile in our health and youth that requires attention that which types of effects of mobile phones have impacts our heath.
The major and most destructive effects of mobile phones are given below:
- Negative effects of students
Students do not give proper time their studies and waste their time in playing games, listening music, watching videos and many more.
- Negative effects of mobile phones use on our health
Mobiles phones have great negative effects on our health. The radiations from mobile phones cause many serious health issues.
- Eye problems
The combination of holding your phone too close to your eyes along with staring at its small font can lead to eye strain, headaches, dry eye and blurred vision.
- Heart risks
It was found that mobile phones emit radiation which forces red blood cells to drip hemoglobin. The hemoglobin then builds up in the body and this can result in health complications including heart diseases.
- Loss of hearing
The radiations emitted by mobile phones can damage delicate workings of inner ear. People who are subjected to use long time mobile phones at higher risks of developing hearing loss. There are ever increasing numbers of people between 18 and 25 years have suffering from hearing loss.
- Brain cancer
Mobile phone radiation may be slowly damage your brain. The fact proves that your brain absorbs the radiation emitted by your mobile phone which causes a problem of brain cancer.
- Increased stress level
The high frequency of cell phone use can have negative effects on our stress levels. The constant ringing, vibrating alerts and reminders can put a cell phone user on edge. Researchers found high mobile phone use was associated with sleep disturbances and symptoms of depression. Overall mobile phone use can be a risk factor for mental health issues in young adults.
One can only aim to minimize its usage by switching it off whenever possible. Also keep the phone away from you while you are sleeping. It will be good for your health!