Kindergarteners who get more than two hours of screen time a day may be more likely to have behavior and attention problems in school than their classmates who spend less time in front of televisions, smartphones and tablets, a Canadian study suggested.
A new study on children across the US, published in The Lancet Child & Adolescent Health, found that when they spend more than two hours on screens every day, they tend to perform more poorly on tests of cognition. It may not come as a total shock, given the research in recent years — and much anecdotal evidence — but it is nice to have more confirmation in the form of research findings, forbes.com reported.
Health Ministry will conduct screening for 62 pediatric diseases within the coming months at Children’s Medical Center in Tehran in a pilot plan which will subsequently be implemented nationwide, said the head of 29th Congress of Pediatrics.
The mayor of London will join some of the leading names in British film at a free premiere screening of the Oscar-nominated 'The Salesman', the Iranian director of which was affected by US President Donald Trump's travel ban.