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Most feel compelled to constantly check e-mail, texts and social media: survey


Stressful: Nearly one-fifth of Americans identified technology as a significant source of stress, according to the survey of more than 3,500 adults living in the US. — Reuters

Stressful: Nearly one-fifth of Americans identified technology as a significant source of stress, according to the survey of more than 3,500 adults living in the US. — Reuters

Did your date check his e-mail just as you were about to deliver a punch line? Did your friend reply to a text while you were describing your boss’ broadside? Is your child so engrossed in whatever she’s doing on her iPhone that you must ask her multiple times to please pass the salt? 

And do you find yourself incapable of controlling an incessant urge to look at your smart phone or other electronic device? 

   

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