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3 ways healthcare professionals can halt the onset of digital dementia
 

3 ways healthcare professionals can halt the onset of digital dementia

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Using digital apps for all our daily needs may seem to be a convenient thing, but a heavy reliance on technology may affect our cognitive abilities - a situation known as 'digital dementia'.
 
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24 Nov 2016 - General
 
Oh, I didn’t know there was a term coined for the deterioration of cognitive abilities due to using digital technology. Well, I guess our being overly reliant on digital technology really does have an effect on the brain and tends to make us have mor...
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I agree that the apps create digital dementia. But there may be other factors involved. While using the apps, one gets used to multitasking. For example while using the mobile for calling, one may do other daily tasks. This decreases our concentratio...
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The digital devices consist of mobiles, laptops, desktops, televisions, etc. Along with digital dementia they give rise to other problems. They may be a high source of radiation. The radiation may give rise to various tumours and cancers. In children...
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I agree that there is such as thing as "digital dementia". Overreliance on gadgets for reminders on daily tasks can actually cause cognitive decline in memory. This is in conjunction with the theory of neuroplasticity wherein the brain itse...
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We are certainly living in the digital age and we almost rely ourselves simply to our gadget phones. From simple reminders, to alarm clocks, to directions on places we don't know using google maps and even with data we don't know about. I kno...
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