Over half of Americans say they spend more time in front of a screen outside of school and work purposes because of the pandemic. In a study conducted by The Harris Poll of more than 1,000 adults, people now spend an average of 6.3 hours a day in front of screens outside of work or school. And shockingly, almost one-third claim they have become addicted to being online as a result of the pandemic. For some adults, increased screen time has helped them connect to others. But almost 4 in 10 claim the use of devices has made them less physically active, and 1 in 5 say it has hurt their mental health.
That’s Gotta Hurt
The Injuries That Changed Sports Forever
Through the stories of a dozen athletes whose injuries and recovery advanced the field (including Joan Benoit, Michael Jordan, Brandi Chastain, and Tommy John), Dr. Geier explains how sports medicine makes sports safer for the pros, amateurs, student-athletes, and weekend warriors alike.Get the Book