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For: Smart phones are destroying the generation because it has increased the number of teens with mental health issues.Against: Smartphones are not destroying the generation because smartphones are the reason for better means of communicationPeople have often debated whether smartphones have destroyed the generation. By definition, destroying means ruin (someone) emotionally or spiritually. Smart phones are destroying the generation because it has increased the number of teens with mental health issues.The news article “Have smartphones really destroyed a generation?” states that teens whospend more time on social media and electronics seem to be at a higher risk for depressive symptoms and suicide-related outcomes. What stands out in the article is that the number of teens diagnosed with clinical depression grew 37 percent between 2005 to 2014. Also, from 2009and 2017, the number of high schoolers who contemplated suicide increased 25 percent. This
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