Our parents and grand-parents were no stuck to this kind of weird technological things which appeared after the washing machine invention. We, new generations of people living here at Earth, have fallen in computer and mobile addiction. How many hours do you pass using computers, messaging in WhatsApp, playing applications, games…?
Japan, country where there are more people addicted, has decided fight against all this forcing volunteers, who want to be treated from this addiction, to pass eight days of camping in the woods without touching a computer or a smartphone.
“People stayed in cabins near Mount Fuji, practiced hiking and other outdoor activities and prepared their own meals, all accompanied by three psychologists and in the framework of a cognitive-behavioral therapy group,” told me Yama Moto psychiatrist in charge of the study.
Really, if you break in a conversation with your best friend having a coffee because a message from WhatsApp gets on your mobile phone, go to the madhouse and get help.