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What Parents Need to Know About Technology Addiction

girl on cell phone, technology addictionHighlights from the poll:

  • Half of teens and over one-quarter of parents feel they’re addicted to their mobile devices.
  • At least a few times a week, more than three-quarters of parents and 41 percent of teens feel the other gets distracted by a device and doesn’t pay attention when they’re trying to talk.
  • Seventy-two percent of teens and 48 percent of parents feel the need to immediately respond to texts, social-networking messages, and other notifications.
  • Despite conflicts, most parents feel their teens’ use of mobile devices has made no difference or has even helped their relationship.

 Read the finding of the report on the next page!

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I'm Faryal, from Pakistan. I'm a college student. Love blogging, writing articles and learning different languages.

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