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[Infographic] Digital Stress And The Brain

Multitasking may sound like it’s efficient and productive and all, but trying to do many things at the same time may not be all that hyped up to be.

For one, multi-tasking can lead to some serious long-term consequences. For example, did you know that *gasp* excessive use of the Internet – especially when you jump from one task to another – can lead to atrophy of brain matter?

Here’s an infographic that shows you how information overload and digital stress can affect your brain:

Digital Stress and Your Brain


Daniel Goh is the founder and chief editor of Young | Upstarts, as well as an F&B entrepreneur. Daniel has a background in public relations, and is interested in issues in entrepreneurship, small business, marketing, public relations and the online space. He can be reached at daniel [at] youngupstarts [dot] com.

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