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13 Signs of Smartphone Addiction – #5 is Maddening

Are you addicted to your smartphone? Lots of people say they aren’t addicted at all, but in fact they are. In fact, over half of smartphone users could actually be classed as being addicted to them because of the huge amount of time they spend on them. We’re so reliant on our phones it’s crazy. For many people, having a phone is just as necessary as having food and water. Too much of anything can be bad for you, so have a read below and see if you really are addicted to your smartphone.

  1. You can’t go a day without going on your phone

via Unlockunit.com
via Unlockunit.com

  1. You take it everywhere you go

via Telegraph.co.uk
via Telegraph.co.uk

  1. You drain the battery more than once a day

via Mentalfloss.com
via Mentalfloss.com

  1. You take your charger with you and deliberately sit next to a plug

via Lifehacker.com
via Lifehacker.com

  1. You can’t resist going on your phone when with friends

via Nonpub.com
via Nonpub.com

  1. You go on your phone when you’re in the bathroom

via Huffingtonpost.ca
via Huffingtonpost.ca

  1. You constantly check your phone for notifications

via Business2community.com
via Business2community.com

  1. You panic if you think you’ve forgotten your phone

via Huffingtonpost.co.uk
via Huffingtonpost.co.uk

  1. You start to think your phone has vibrated, when in fact it hasn’t

via Fullyc.com
via Fullyc.com

  1. You rely on it to get you out of awkward situations

via Nydailynews.com
via Nydailynews.com

  1. You reply to messages straight away, no matter where you are or what you’re doing

via Noobie.com
via Noobie.com

  1. You eat and drink while on your phone

via Linkedin.com
via Linkedin.com

  1. You fall asleep while on your phone and check your phone as soon as you wake up

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via Dailymail.co.uk

So does this sound like you? Even if just a few of these apply to you, you’re probably addicted to your smartphone. If all of these apply to you, you’re definitely addicted. There’s more to life than being glued to your phone’s screen, so put it down and add some variety to your life.



James Gibson
I'm a Classics graduate and have been writing for over three years. Hopefully going to go into novel writing some day. I'm mostly interested in theme parks and roller coasters - I've been on 300 coasters and plan on going on lots more!

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