Relevance of Smart Phone Addiction on Indian Adolescent Their Sleeping Habit And Associated Behaviors : A Literature Review

Authors(1) :-Vipula Mahindrakar

World is ever changing due to advancement in realm of science and technology, one such advancement is in field of smart phones. The ubiquity of smart phone technology raises concern for its addiction among adolescents and its relationship with quality of sleep, mental and physical health problems. Objective of the study was to investigate magnitude of smart phone addiction and evaluate the impact of smart phone addiction on their mental health and sleep quality. Mounting evidence shows that smartphone usage heavily disrupts our work life and social activities. Moreover, it is possible that overuse could resemble addictive tendencies There is a considerable debate on addiction and abuse to Smartphone among adolescents and its consequent impact on their health; not only in a global context, but also specifically in the Indian population; considering that Smartphone's, globally occupy more than 50% of mobile phones market and more precise quantification of the associated problems is important to facilitate understanding in this field. Main aim of this paper is the reviews investigate some aspects of the emerging literature on the impact of mobile phone on adolescentís life. There are several reviews addressing the definition, Mobile phone addiction symptoms, Assessment of Mobile phone addiction, Negative effect of Mobile phone addiction on adolescents and some reviews addressing the role of Mobile phone addiction on adolescentís mental and physical health.

Authors and Affiliations

Vipula Mahindrakar
Teaching Assistant, Department of Computer Applications, Karnatak College, Dharwad, Karnataka, India

Adolescentís, Literature Review, Assessment Behaviour Problems, Smart Phone Addiction, Sleep Quality

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 3 | Issue 3 | May-June 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-06-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 554-557
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET1733122
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

Cite This Article :

Vipula Mahindrakar, " Relevance of Smart Phone Addiction on Indian Adolescent Their Sleeping Habit And Associated Behaviors : A Literature Review, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 3, Issue 3, pp.554-557, May-June-2017.
Journal URL : http://ijsrset.com/IJSRSET1733122

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