Technological advancements in recent times have touched and affected all walks of life as living with technology is an integral part of modern life. With the inclusion of technology in almost everything, it plays a major role in the individual’s health as well, depending on how one chooses to use the technology. Health and technology are strongly co-related; moderate and positive use of technology has the power to enhance the productivity of life manifolds. Overuse of the technology, on the other hand, can be equally harmful making it unproductive.
Below are some of the obvious benefits of living with technology:
- Increased efficiency: Health and technology have made the entire learning process much more fun and efficient for everyone. Be it checking the latest news online or making office presentations etc, technology gives much flexibility and increases efficiency.
- Easy access to information and research: With the easy availability of Television and Computers, everything is accessible in few clicks making the availability of information on any subject much more holistic.
- Convenience: Technological advancement not only helps to save a lot of time but has also made life very convenient.
- Mode of easy communication: Living with technology has made communication easier and faster with the loved ones. Emails, instant messaging, sharing tools, live updates help people staying away from family feel very much at home.
Technology, no doubt, has changed the modern life for better, however negative effects of living with technology are there as well. To negate these effects, it is essential to make some changes in the lifestyle for achieving a better and productive combination of health and technology by limiting the use of gadgets for essential tasks only.