Nowadays smart phone addiction is one of the
over ridding cause of insomnia among youngsters. It is
described that smart phone use in bed at night negatively
impacts sleep outcome and even cause psychological
problem like anxiety and depression. In this scenario this
study was conducted to find the prevalence of insomnia
as a consequence of smart phone addiction among
Homeopathic students of MNR Homeopathic medical
college of Sangareddy district. Telangana.
Using a purposive sampling method an online
survey using self administered questionnaire was sent to
students of MNR Homeopathic medical college,
Sangareddy. They were asked to fill the questionnaire
via Google forms. The statistical score for the responses
were calculated and analysis was performed.
In this study overall 64.2% of the study participants
are having Mobile addiction and 44.3% of students with
mobile addiction are having insomnia. Over use of
smart phones will overshadow students academics and
will also result in poor health. Certain measures need to
be taken to prevail over this addiction.
Keywords : Sleep, Symptoms, Study, Mobile phone.