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Cell Phone Phantoms Haunt Addicted Users

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Cell Phone Phantoms Haunt Addicted Users

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Cell Phone Phantoms Haunt Addicted Users

Cell Phone Phantoms Haunt Addicted Users

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Cell phone addicts and BlackBerry junkies say they feel a telltale vibration on their hipbones when they're not wearing the device, or they hear their cell phone ringing even if they've left it at home. The experience is so common that it is now being called "Ringxiety."

It turns out, though, that there are completely logical reasons why the brain plays these cruel tricks.

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