7 Health Problems for the Modern Age

Who knows where this thing has been.
Who knows where this thing has been.
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Modern life, with its emphasis on information, automation, computerization, and globalization, has made work easier and given us more leisure options, but we now have a whole host of new health problems. Only time­ will tell if these modern health problems disappear like 8-track tapes and rotary phones. Until then, here are some of the new maladies we have in store for us.

Take a look at the next page for the first health issue of the modern age.