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2006-01-05 09:25:00

By Amy Norton NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The round-the-clock availability that cell phones and pagers have brought to people's lives may be taking a toll on family life, a new study suggests.

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2005-12-11 09:25:00

Cell phones and pagers, part of the technological revolution that was supposed to liberate everyone, is tethering people to their jobs to an unprecedented degree, to the point where family life is suffering.


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