‘Sleep Texting:’ Yes, It’s a Thing. Have You Done This?
Sleep walking, sleep talking, eating in our sleep and acting out our dreams -- these are all things we have heard of or seen people do, and it is not necessarily a weird thing to hear. But we can now add texting to the list of things we do while sleeping.
Yes, you read that correctly. People are now so dependent of their phones, they are texting in their sleep. A research project out of Villanova University in Pennsylvania did a study of college-age students. The research shows that, 25.6 percent of the students sent texts while sleeping and 3/4 of those students had no memory of sending those text messages.
The researchers have said that this happens now because we are so addicted to our phones that even in the middle of the night we reach over and start messing with them --and that includes sending texts.
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