Smartphone Horns: Are They a Thing?

Beth Levine for Jon Barron Baseline of Health® Foundation
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There is no doubt that technology has made a huge impact on our lives over the past two or three decades. Young adults in their late teens and 20s might have difficulty imagining a world without social media to check regularly for updates, texting to communicate with friends, and Google readily available to answer every question. But this constant involvement with smartphones might be having an effect that goes beyond changing how we communicate and perform certain activities. Research suggests it may change the bone structure within our heads or smartphone horns.

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