What Does Cell Phones Have On Society Today? Essay

942 Words Nov 23rd, 2016 4 Pages
What impacts does cell phones have on society today? Generations today are more impacted by cells phones then anyone, everyone today has a cell phone. “The combined effects of cell phones, cordless phones, cell towers, wi-fi and wireless internet places billions of people around the world at risk for cancer, neurological disease, reproductive and development impairments”. (seletun scientific statement (2013), About Smart Meters #4). There are many ways a cellphone can be helpful and many ways a cellphone can be used as a distraction. The three topics I’m going to discuss are how they affect the people through communication and their relationship, the physiological/physical/emotional(health), and the education. The way cellphones impact people are how they communicate with each other. It’s important to have one, especially to keep in touch with your friends and family, and to have one during emergencies so that you will be able to contact help if needed. Most people have phones for emergencies and just to keep in touch with people. But, people tend to let their phones distract them from important activities and weaken their interpersonal skills. “Mobile phones have become a staple of our society, with everyone from elementary school to senior’s citizens owning at least one. Although mobile apps and texting have made our lives easier, some question the impact they’ve had on the relationship we have with one another” (south university, 2013). Statics say…

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