• Injuries linked to cell phone use on the rise

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Cell phone-related head and neck injuries have increased significantly in recent years, according to a study published in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery.
    Study author Boris Paskhover, MD, a facial plastics and reconstructive surgeon at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, told Healio Primary Care that he became interested in studying cell phone-related injuries after seeing several patients who were, “walking down the street with their phone in their hand, and the next thing you know they would trip, fall and break their jaw.”
    Paskhover and colleagues used information
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  • Soaring rates of Americans hospitalized with cell phone injuries

    Soaring rates of Americans hospitalized with cell phone injuries

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    More than 76,000 Americans were hospitalized with cell phone injuries from 1998-2016, researchers say. Rates have been soaring since the release of the first iPhone in June 2007.
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