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2005-09-22 22:23:05

LONDON (Reuters) - Children who stutter should be treated before they start school to improve the speech disorder that affects about 5 percent of youngsters, Australian scientists said on Friday. Stuttering, or stammering, usually begins when a child is three or four years old. Boys are three times more likely to suffer from the problem. There is no cure for the condition but researchers at the Australian Stuttering Research Center at the University of Sydney who developed and...

2005-09-23 02:20:00

LONDON -- Children who stutter should be treated before they start school to improve the speech disorder that affects about 5 percent of youngsters, Australian scientists said on Friday. Stuttering, or stammering, usually begins when a child is three or four years old. Boys are three times more likely to suffer from the problem. There is no cure for the condition but researchers at the Australian Stuttering Research Center at the University of Sydney who developed and evaluated an early...

2005-09-22 18:18:40

LONDON (Reuters) - Children who stutter should be treated before they start school to improve the speech disorder that affects about 5 percent of youngsters, Australian scientists said on Friday. Stuttering, or stammering, usually begins when a child is three or four years old. Boys are three times more likely to suffer from the problem. There is no cure for the condition but researchers at the Australian Stuttering Research Center at the University of Sydney who developed and...


Word of the Day
cruet
  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.
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