'Mobile Phones Are More of a Nuisance Than a Benefit.' Discuss.

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‘Mobile phones are more of a nuisance than a benefit.’ Discuss The mobile phone is a device which has revolutionized the world of technology. In fact the mobile phone started with the keypad buttons and has now attained the ‘touch screen’ system. Nowadays three persons out of five possess a mobile phone. It is a tool which is used everyday and is sometimes essential for someone depending on the type of job, one does. For instance, businessmen use their mobile phones much for transactions or for teleconferencing. However, it is difficult to say whether the mobile phone is more of a nuisance than a benefit. It is a controversial issue as like every technology, it has its drawbacks. Mobile phones have a wireless communication system installed inside them. This wireless communication system is made possible by incoming solar radiation and everyone knows that radiation of any sort is bad for health. Most people do not want to believe it but this is something which has been scientifically proven. It is said that carrying mobiles for an excessively long period of time may cause an individual to suffer from leukemia, organ paralysis, infertility and lots more. There are also probabilities that due to this radiation, the structure of our genes may be altered permanently. As this is solar radiation emitted directly from the sun, researchers have not been fully able to understand what it might do to our bodies, the casualties might be much worse. Throughout the years man has degraded his physicality by polluting the environment, fattening him and mostly due to lack of exercise. At this critical condition of the human body, man had to start using cell phone which is very much responsible for increasing the speed of the above three factors in weakening the human body. Youngsters are more prone to suffer from these health complications as they make notorious us of mobile phones. As known to many, little as five hundred to one thousand minutes per month can increase the...
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