Essay The Negative Impact of Excessive Computer Use

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A computer is a wonderful tool that can help us with many things. The question is why are computers more than a curse than a blessing? Many children this generation have advanced in computers and technology more than their elders, and the ones above them. The internet is wonderful when researching for homework, but it is not good when it is becoming a bad habit and going on it. Computers have many effects on people and the youth. It can lead to less physical activity for many children and teenagers. Many times computers are being abused for all the wrong reasons. One thing that it affects the most is your vision and can lead to glaucoma a type of eye disease. Many of us are not aware of all the health issues that are caused by …show more content…
Some of the ways are in our society children are being bullied constantly. One of the biggest ways of bullying is cyber bullying; this is done over the internet or some sort of technology that allows commutation. Another way of computer abuse is child pornography. Child pornography is a multi-billion industry and among the fastest growing criminal segments on the internet. Technologies, as in computers are used for educational purposes but may take for granted. Children have killed each other and committed suicide for being cyber bullied. Cyber bullying is an easy way to mentally and physically hurt someone. Children do this because they feel anger, revenge or frustration. Sometimes they do this for their own entertainment and many technologies out there make it possible. Studies show that 70% between ages 10-14 think that the internet is a safe place. A Survey’s been taken showing one quarter of youth aged 11-19 have been victims of cyber bullying. Adluts have been also mistreating the computer. Child pornography or any types of sexual images have been posted all over the internet. Child pornography or sexual images is a multi-billion industry over the internet. This is available to anyone at any age. The internet allows the youth and adults to view this. This destroys the minds of everyone. Eye sight is the most important thing that we can thank God for. Without our eye sight we would not be able to look at our wonderful world and wonders in

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