Latest Stuttering therapy Stories

2013-10-11 10:52:35

UAlberta researcher and ISTAR executive director says study results could increase understanding of brain and speech production, improving treatment. A new study by a University of Alberta researcher shows that children who stutter have less grey matter in key regions of the brain responsible for speech production than children who do not stutter. The findings not only improve our understanding of how the brain is built for speech production and why people stutter, but also affirm the...

Preschools Stuttering one in ten
2013-08-26 12:06:37

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online There is about a one in ten chance that your child may develop a stuttering problem, but that doesn't mean they won't do well in school, according to new research published in the journal Pediatrics. Led by the University of Melbourne, researchers from several institutions teamed up to follow over 1,600 children from infancy to age four and found that they were more than twice as likely to develop a stuttering problem than previous...

2012-05-08 23:02:39

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA), http://www.asha.org, and the Stuttering Foundation, http://www.StutteringHelp.org, are working together during National Stuttering Awareness Week (May 7—13) to raise awareness with parents and other caregivers about the warning signs of stuttering and the need for early intervention for a child who stutters. Rockville, MD and Memphis, TN (PRWEB) May 07, 2012 Often, children stutter when learning to talk, typically between 2 and...

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  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'