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Link between social media and depression stronger in teen girls than boys, study says

There appears to be a connection between social media use and depressive symptoms in 14-year-olds, and that connection may be much stronger for girls than boys, according to a study published in the journal EClinicalMedicine on Thursday. “There’s an alarming difference,” said Yvonne Kelly, first author of the study and a professor of epidemiology and… Read More »

Communication between neural networks

The brain is organized into a network of specialized networks of nerve cells. For such a brain architecture to function, these specialized networks — each located in a different brain area — need to be able to communicate with each other. But which conditions are required for communication to take place and which control mechanisms… Read More »