Introduction – Smartphones have become the essential part of human beings. People are getting addicted with smartphones with each day. But it has become a huge problem that is affecting thousands of people across the globe.
Research – A research has been conducted which shows creation of imbalance in the brain of young people that are very much addicted with the internet and the smartphones. It has been found that almost 46% of the people cannot live with their smart phones. More and more people are getting dependent on smart phone devices and portable electronic devices for different purpose that further includes games, news, informational or the occasional phone call.
Planning – With the dreadful concern for the people and the society about the increase in addiction of smartphones of young generations, there are companies which are questioning on the immediate effect that needed to be created even after the whole planning. It creates negative effects on the brain and long-term consequences. It also creates unique insights into the brains of the smartphones and internet addicted integers.
Study – A study has been performed which states that 19 young people are diagnosed with internet currently. Twelve people have received cognitive behavioral thereby which is modified especially from a program for gaming addiction. A standardized smartphone and internet tests is taken for the measuring of severity related with internet addiction.
Smartphones and internet are using various extents that affect social life, sleeping patterns, productivity, daily routines and feelings of an individual. The higher the score of the test, the more severe will be the addiction. It was also found that the addicted teenagers create higher score in depression, insomnia severity, anxiety and impulsivity significantly.
Other Study – A single MRS study has been performed which helps to control patients for the measuring of various levels of GABA (gamma amino butyric acid). It is a euro transmitter present inside the brain which helps in slowing down of various signals of the brain. Also, there is another technology that includes Glx (glutamate-glutamine); it is a neuro-transmitter that causes neurons to become more excited electronically.
Conclusion – The results of this technological test says that as compared to healthy controls, the ration of Glx from GABA are significantly increasing with time in the anterior cingulate cortex of both internet and smartphone addicted therapy of the youth.