Modern-Day Health Woes, Solved

How to avoid twenty-first century health problems, from tablet neck to earbud-related hearing loss.

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There was a time, not too long ago, when a phone was just a phone, sky-high heels weren't sold in every mall, and you had to catch your favorite TV show when it actually aired. There's no going back—and who wants to?—but our contemporary world is bringing its share of health hazards that were once either rare or unheard-of. Check out where our text-happy, music-obsessed, stiletto-loving lives can lead—and what you can do to make these new risks a thing of the past.

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Laura Beil
Last Updated: May 01, 2013

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