These are the benefits of reading

On September 28, the 16th National Reading Marathon will take place , organized by Fundación Leer , a celebration that brings together schools, libraries, community centers, health centers, homes and other institutions attended by children and young people. During that day, millions of people in all corners of the country will be reading with children to convey to society that reading is fundamental for the present and key for the future.

On the occasion of this new edition we spoke with Dr. Adolfo García, scientific director of the Laboratory of Experimental Psychology and Neurosciences - dependent on the Institute of Cognitive and Translational Neuroscience (INCYT) -, researcher at CONICET and professor at the National University of Cuyo, who He told what happens in the brain when we read and all the benefits that the habit of reading brings.