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Infographic: The Perils of Digital Obsession

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Quick question: Are you reading this at work? From your bed? While you're -- God forbid -- on the can?

Be honest. No judgment here.

Because of the ubiquity of smartphones, the portability of tablets, and our growing obsession with digital connectivity, there's rarely a moment in our lives that doesn't include us staring into a glowing rectangle. Call it a necessary link to vital information or a constant distraction from more important things, our digital tether to the web has infiltrated every aspect of our daily routine. Eating, working, driving, raising our children, burying our grandparents, removing our patients' kidneys, and governing the free world.

Using a "Mary Worthy" comic strip style, Online Schools created an eye-popping infographic detailing the perils of inexorable digital connection.

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