Garcia 1 Angelica Garcia Professor Steph Dirw 0310-43008 20 March 2015 The affects of texting and driving In today’s society people have the habit to text and drive. This can cause many distractions on the road. One of the most serious and dangerous distractions is texting while driving. It can cause the diver to lose control of the wheel and cause a serious car crash or a person death.
Cell Phones and Their Negative Impact Every day 6.8 billion people use a cell phone. With almost 91% of the world population using these devices, one would assume they are safe. They are not. Some would disagree, contradicting with how cell phones can improve your everyday life with health apps, reminders, etc.
Effects of Cell Phones on Teenagers Phones are such as a revolution in this world. Phones become nowadays like an essential thing that nobody can think of completing his life without honing it. Without it, people will get lost. Most of the parents nowadays thinking of bringing a cell phone as a gift for their teenagers birthday. The reason that makes parents doing that they want to let them have fun by chatting, calling and playing video games.
Sadly, most people tend to learn only from their own experience. Everyone hear and see how using a cell phone device while driving is dangerous, but most believe it couldn’t possibly happen to them. They hear how it is dangerous to the person driving, also dangerous to the people and cars surrounding that driver. In addition, there are many tragic stories out there like Winfrey mentioned. People hear about lives that has been lost and damages many accidents caused
Imagine the world 50 years ago where there were no phones. Could anyone in our generation last? Mobile devices have evolved very quickly over the years, but have destroyed our generation. Recent studies show that cell phones have increased the amount of hacking due to its easy access and approachable features. Proponents on the use of phones argue that phones provide a safe space for people to spread and share positivity.
GAD is psychological impairment that worries patients excessively and interfere with their social functioning. People with anxiety worry about future events, that leads them into feeling physical symptoms as shakiness (Porter, 2015). There are six different type of anxiety, which are the following: generalized anxiety disorder, agoraphobia, specific phobia, social anxiety disorder, separation anxiety disorder, and panic disorder (Porter, 2015). Some characteristics of this disorder are: excessive worrying, trouble sleeping, hot flashes, nausea, and tension. This leads to some of the challenges they face like, for physical domains people with anxiety can suffer from muscle weakness.
Drowsy driving can be a very dangerous and life threatening effect of sleep deprivation (Goel). Many crashes are caused by poor sleep quality or durations (Goel). Decrease of ability to react in case of emergency can cause an accident, or a mistake while reacting to the emergency (Goel). Drowsy driving is responsible for one hundred thousand automobile crashes, seventy-one thousand injuries, and one thousand, five hundred and fifty fatalities (Breus). Drowsy driving could cause people to lose their life or a passenger’s life and is next to drinking and driving in crashes.
How Sleeping with Your Phone Can Affect Your Health There are lots of people in the world who simply cannot imagine how life would be without their phones. Ultimately, we do not use them just communicate; we use our phones to catch up on news, listen to music, and play games. The problem is that not many of us know the bad effects of sleeping with our phones close to us are. Cell phone owners have fallen asleep with their phones net to them to make sure they did not miss any important phone calls. While that is a good reason, your phone could be hazardous.
In section 4 ,Sarah Jane Brian said, ”Teens text so much they don’t spend enough time talking with others face to face. That could be hurting their relationships with friends and family.” When teens are always on their phone they never get out of the house and get together with friends. So the less amount of friends the more chance of boredness and not wanting to go to school. Also being on their phones make them lazy and less active which is not good for their brains or muscles, and if their muscles aren’t good then our physical education and sports team will have a substantially lower amount of fit students .
Do cell phones really control relationships or friendship? Sometimes people as a couple has problems getting off with their phones at times. Some adult’s even children allow the cell phones to talk over because, the phones have their attention at all time. Once you look at your phone you will forget all about your spouse. Even when being out with some friends your phone takes over the friendship.
People can miss out on life if they are busy trying to record it. Parents using phone can spread of use of phones and ignoring someone to entertain themselves. In the article, “For the Children’s Sake, Put Down That Smartphone,” Patti Neighmond said, “Parents are often just as guilty of spending too much time checking smartphones and e-mail - and the consequences for their children can be troubling”. This shows that kids will be more likely to use technology if there parents are doing it. In the article, “For the Children’s Sake, Put Down That Smartphone,” Patti Neighmond states, “Radesky started noticing how often
Borderline Personality Disorder Have you ever been driving down a highway and suddenly can’t remember the last few miles? This light form of a common psychological phenomenon experienced by most people is called dissociation. People diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder often dissociate much more severely as a defense mechanism. Borderline Personality Disorder is a debilitating mental illness marked by emotional, behavioral, and relational instability; patients with BPD often make desperate attempts to avoid being abandoned, called “defense mechanisms”. Emotional instability can be seen in extreme mood swings – episodes of intense irritability, dysphoria, and anxiety (Bayer 46).