#SleepWhispers … New Sandmen For Some?

images-1

One of the latest crazes on the Internet is Sleep Whispering. Using calming voices and soothing sounds on their YouTube videos, Sleep Whisperers claim to create a serene sensation, similar to that of having someone gently running fingers on the face, arms, legs, back, etc., that reduces anxiety and cures insomnia. Some find these videos as or more effective than meds.

Panacea or ploy, Sleep Whispering brings up thought-provoking questions: Why are humans seeking meaningful human interactions on the Internet and not in person? What effect is this behavior having on our ability to interact successfully with others?

http://www.aol.com/article/2014/04/28/sleep-whisperers-are-the-new-sandmen/20876942/?icid=maing-grid7%7Cmain5%7Cdl44%7Csec1_lnk2%26pLid%3D469484

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s