Items Tagged ‘text neck’

Is your teen’s smartphone literally a pain in the neck?

June 3, 2016

Is your teen’s smartphone literally a pain in the neck?

By uclahealth uclahealth

Today’s teens love their smartphones. Many parents, tired of competing for attention with the ever-present devices, would say cell phones are a pain in the neck. Turns out, those parents might be right. Doctors who specialize in spine disorders report that more patients are complaining of a phenomenon sometimes referred to as “text neck” — […]

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Tags: cell phones, Dr. Langston T. Holly, ergonomic guidelines, smartphones, teens, text messages, text neck, texting, UCLA Spine Center