Sometimes in order to learn new things, we have to forget old things, or at least "file them away in the back of our mind". Synapses are the pathways between neurons and are routes for creating learning and memory. But if those “old” synapses don’t disconnect or reduce, it can hinder developing new learning and memory.
Canada and India's new PM Narendra Modi - Trade, diaspora, and human rights
Monday's (May 26) swearing in of Narendra Modi as the new Prime Minister of India, not only raises questions about the future in India, but also in Canada, both in the Indian diaspora, and in the larger Canadian mainstream eager to do business with India.
For most Canadians, if they are aware of Modi, it's because he's presented ...
Researchers in Toronto have found a new way to predict autism very early in a child’s life which will help them get the early intervention so critical to improving their condition. Autism affects one in every 68 children, impairing their social interaction and communication, and causing repetitive and restrictive behaviours.