There’s nothing like a text conversation to get you in a rut and to keep you stuck in the same place.
In a recent study, researchers at the University of Maryland surveyed more than 2,000 people and found that people who read texts or text messages were at a greater risk for headaches, neck pain, and other common medical conditions.
The results, published in the journal BMC Medical Science, are significant for a few reasons.
First, they help explain why text messaging, which is increasingly popular among consumers, can lead to headaches and other medical conditions, including those associated with social anxiety disorder (SAD).
Second, the researchers say they found that those who text more often are more likely to have symptoms, like migraines and aching muscles, than those who don’t.
This research is just the latest example of researchers studying the effects of text messaging on people’s health.
It comes after a slew of other research has linked text messaging to migrainas, irritable bowel syndrome, insomnia, depression, anxiety, and depression.
It also suggests that the effects can be reversed by simply not using text messaging.
To be clear, the study is not a randomized controlled trial (RCT) or a trial of any sort.
It was a survey of people and did not control for a number of possible risk factors.
That means the results might not apply to people who use text messaging only for short periods of time or use a phone app.
But even so, they show that some people who text may actually benefit from it.
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