In today’s nation there have been a huge amount of advancements to help us in our everyday lives. One of these advancements are cell-phones, which is one of the greatest developments in technology. As a community we have all become dependent on our mobile phones and a high percentage of the population including elderly people, young adults and kids under 18 have one. With a cell phone, there are both advantages and disadvantages. An advantage of having a cell phone is that it is a way of communication for emergencies, business or social purposes. On the other hand, a disadvantage is the usage of cell phones have become more and more addictive to people all around the world. The prolonged hours on a cell phone can actually cause harm to the body and become a hazard.