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Richard Restak Reading ResponseIn “Attention Deficit: The Brain Syndrome Of Our Era” by Richard Restak readers are exposed to a variety of different studies which demonstrate the cause and effect of that multitasking has on people mentally. As one reads Restak’s work they can easily relate to all the scenarios and examples that have been studied since most studies are easily relatable many individuals in society. It is truly interesting that there have been so many technological advancements in the world to make the load baring on people a little less strenuous. However, most technology that is used in people’s day-to-day lives has the ability to hinder people mentally. The technology that people employ in their daily lives, such as, “laptops computers, cell phones, e-mail, and fax machine keep [people] in constant touch with the world while simultaneously exerting tremendous pressures on [people] to respond quickly and accurately” (Restak 415). Restak is discussing how people are attempted to do multiple tasks at once with the

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