TITLE

IS 2 MUCH TXTING BAD 4 U?

AUTHOR(S)
Hafner, Katie
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
New York Times Upfront;10/5/2009, Vol. 142 Issue 3, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses whether too much texting is bad or not. Teens in the U.S. sent and received an average of almost 2,300 short messaging service (SMS) per month, according to Nielsen Co. Physicians and psychologists are worried that this phenomenon is leading to anxiety, distraction in school, falling grades, repetitive-stress injury and sleep deprivation. Some parents are starting to take steps to solve the texting problem.
ACCESSION #
44455855

 

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