Tag: "flags" at medical news
Language Delays May Not Be Normal In Children
...s of time to stories. Although there are many red flags
to look out for, there are also many things parents may mistake for a language delay. Crowe said parents should not be concerned if their toddler has trouble saying "r" or "l" sounds. She also said children will not typically put multi-syllable words...
Too Much PC Gaming Makes Children Lonely and Sick
... chores as usual or starts neglecting friends, red flags
should go up. A recent study by the Charite hospital in Berlin shows just how much computers are present in children's lives. The poll of sixth graders showed that 80 percent of the students own their computer. Almost 70 percent of the boys and 4...
Major Gene Study Uncovers Secrets of Leukemia
...somes. Single nucleotide polymorphisms function as flags
for researchers, allowing them to detect specific deletions of DNA in a gene or increases in the number of specific genes at a level of detail that was previously unattainable. The St. Jude group used this approach to analyze leukemia samples from 24...