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What if our greatest resource could also be our down fall. Technology is one of our greatest creations and can be an amazing asset in moderation. Everyone you know has some sort of hand held device whether it be a cell phone, tablet, or laptop. Through these devices we are controlled and brain washed into thinking that these small rectangles and squares are the solution to everything. Well in fact technology has led to a spike in depression and anxiety in this centuries youth. According to psychology today and a study “of over 1 million American high school students found that teens who spend more time on screens and less time on non-screen activities like face-to-face socializing, exercise, or homework were psychologically worse off.”
Hendriksen, Ellen. “How Technology Makes Us Anxious.” Psychology Today, 27 Mar. 2018, www.psychologytoday.com/ca/blog/how-be-yourself/201803/how-technology-makes-us-anxious.