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Focused Distraction

October 7th, 2017
Recently, my sister and I went out for breakfast and noted how many people in the restaurant had their heads buried in their cell phones. Even babies and toddlers had phones and tablets and were staring at images on the screens. If there was any conversation at those tables, it was about something heard or seen on the phone. This is not an unusual occurrence. According to a 2017 survey by the American Psychological Association (APA), more than 65 percent…