Text neck seen in shocking X-rays of teenagers... 'Becoming hunchbacks' from net addiction...
Pictured: The shocking 'text neck' X-rays that show how children as young as SEVEN are becoming hunch backs because of their addiction to smart phones
- Leading Australian chiropractor has warned about dangers of 'text neck'
- Dr James Carter has seen an 'alarming increase' in teenage patients
- This can be caused by bending over smartphones for several hours a day
- The condition can lead to cognitive problems and depression
Shocking X-rays of teenagers have been released to raise awareness about a condition called 'text neck', pictured (left) is a 16-year-old girl who is developing a hunchback and (right) is a 17-year-old boy with an abnormally curved spine