PBS Newshour

Video: Why You Should Use Your Phone Less

Dr. Eugene Boisaubin of UTHealth Medical School discusses why it is important to disconnect.

WNYC’s Bored and Brilliant project is a recent initiative that challenges participants to spend less time on their smart phones.

What are the benefits of disconnecting from your wireless device? Dr. Eugene Boisaubin from UTHealth Medical School gave the answer to Houston Public Media’s Edel Howlin.

This story originally aired on PBS NewsHour Weekend on Sunday, Feb. 8. PBS NewsHour Weekend airs Saturdays and Sundays at 6 p.m. on TV 8.

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