Heavy Online Use Can Mean Anxiousness


internetA new Kent State University study says students who spend hours each day online, texting or talking on cellphones are more anxious, less happy and get lower grades.

The Ohio researchers say this appears to be the first study correlating cellphone use to anxiety and happiness.

Read more at the Miami Herald.

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  1. But which causes which? Does the online activity cause the anxiety/unhappiness, or do people who already anxious try to escape from it by spending so much time online? The research doesn’t tell us which is the cause and which is the effect. Better not to jump to any conclusions.

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