Smartphones Are Causing 'Horn-Like Growths' On Your Skull


Team 107

19 June 2019

Team 107

Article heading image for Smartphones Are Causing 'Horn-Like Growths' On Your Skull

New research out of the University of the Sunshine Coast says that over-use of smartphones and hand-held tech is leading to an increase in people developing a “horn-like” bone growth at the back of the skull.

The disturbing discovery has us not only feeling around our heads for evidence but demanding answers!

According to health researchers the study involved 218 X-rays of people aged between 18 and 30-years-old on the Sunny Coast and found that 41% had developed a "10 to 30 millimetre bony lump" on their skull!

Head here for more info.

Speaking about the effects of excessive phone use on the body on air this morning, Bec shared that her body has been impacted!

Take a listen:

Missed Bec and Cosi this morning? Download the Hit app on iOS and Android and catch up now!

Listen Live!
Up Next