The gift of speech goes far beyond the ability to communicate effectively. It also enables your child to succeed in school and be prepared academically to face future challenges. It also contributes to their social development. When your child has speech or language delays, it’s vital to get help in a timely manner. It is […]
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For most Americans, hoarseness is merely an inconvenience. It often starts as a scratchy throat that gradually transforms your voice into a raspy hoarseness – which is also called dysphonia. It affects nearly one-third of the population, according to information from the American Academy of Otolaryngology. It occurs when there are problems affecting your vocal cords […]
Communication is a gift we take for granted. It’s easy to forget how effortless it is for many of us to speak with confidence to friends, coworkers or even family members. There are few things more frustrating than trying to express yourself when the power of speech fails you. Stuttering and other common speech disorders […]
All parents want to do everything in their power to ensure their sons and daughters have the best possible academic start in life. This involves researching the best schools, discovering the most reputable day cares, and providing toys that are educational as well as entertaining. But how many parents watch for the early signs of […]
It’s hard to believe, but the man with one of the most well-recognized voices on the planet used to stutter. James Earl Jones– the actor whose strong, resonating vocals were featured in the Star Wars saga—stuttered so severely when he was a child that he barely spoke to anyone for eight years. Your son or daughter […]
May is Better Hearing and Speech Month. This month is designed to provide education about common communication disorders and to explain how early intervention is crucial to prevent or effectively treat these disorders. LANGUAGE DISORDERS When a child’s speech does not properly develop, it can affect every aspect of his or her life. Parents should be […]