About 9 per cent of children face speech disorders
alone, while 7 per cent experience language development concerns.
In young children, the prevalence of speech sound disorders is 8 to 9%; approximately 5% of children have noticeable speech disorders
identified by the time they enter first grade, most of which are idiopathic.
Since its release in December, the movie has been inspiring stutterers and raising public awareness of speech disorders
, say experts.
Results of original research and of literature searches explore speech disorders
along a number of axes.
Speech-generating devices and therapies for people who can't speak because of conditions such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis might also be aided by the research, said Sandra Combs of the University of Cincinnati, who studies speech disorders
Sucking habits such as pacifier use, finger sucking and bottle feeding are associated with speech disorders
in pre-school children, a study has found.
can still be present alter reconstructive surgical treatment.
can affect lives and have a major impact on work and social life.
Management of motor speech disorders
in children and adults.
Current research is into meningitis, premature birth, bone marrow transplantation, cleft lip and palate and speech disorders
Brain imaging technology could influence how teachers reach out to students with attention deficit disorder, auditory and speech disorders
and learning disabilities.
ASTAMMERING is one of the more obvious speech disorders
which can cause much embarrassment to the affected person and the increased stress it causes often makes the stammer worse, creating a vicious cycle.
Physical signs of emotional abuse may include speech disorders
, anachronistically infantile behavior or lags in emotional development.
Some, such as the Journal of Hearing and Speech Disorders
, will be of a technical nature while others, such as Exceptional Parent, will have more of a humanistic slant.
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