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9 Shocking Facts That Will Make You Put Your Phone Down

How safe is your phone?!

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    1. Using a phone while driving increases the risk of crashing by 300%

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    2. The average time your eyes are off the road while texting is 5 seconds... at 55mph... that's enough to drive the length of a football field.

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    3. In 2011, 3,360 people died in a crash related to distracted drivers.

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    4. Many people have developed 'nomophopia'... the fear of being out of cell phone contact.

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    5. Licking water out of a toilet bowl is cleaner kissing your cell phone.

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    6. A microbiologist at the University of Arizona concludes that cell phones have more germs that toilet seats.

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    7. A study from Sweden reports that heavy cell phone use increased depression and sleep disorders (in men).

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    8. Your phone constantly tracks your coordinates and saving data to a secret file.

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    9. If someone were to get access to your phone, they can tell where you've been, when you've been there and where you're going to be.

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