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A new study suggests that children who have more screen time have the lower structural integrity of white matter tracts in parts of the brain that support language and other emergent literacy skills.(Shutterstock)

Screen-based media associated with structural differences in brains of children

Asian News International | By Asian News International, Washington D.c.
UPDATED ON NOV 12, 2019 03:45 PM IST
A new study documents structural differences in the brains of preschool-age children related to screen-based media use.
(HT Illustration / Shrikrishna Patkar)
(HT Illustration / Shrikrishna Patkar)

Diseases so rare, even doctors don’t know of them

Hindustan Times | By Sanchita Sharma
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2018 08:17 PM IST
Whether it’s Stephen Hawking’s neurodegenerative condition or myasthenia gravis, a big part of the trauma of having a rare disease is finding the right doctor, and diagnosis.
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