Tag: speech

Why reading aloud to your baby is so important

Why reading aloud to your baby is so important

Did you know that reading to your baby helps promote language skills? Science has shown that reading to your baby helps build vocabulary, speech, and ...
Preemies and hearing loss

Preemies and hearing loss

Nearly 3 in 1,000 babies (about 12,000) are born with some kind of hearing loss in the United States each year. Most babies get their hearing checked ...
It’s good – no, it’s GREAT – to read to your baby

It’s good – no, it’s GREAT – to read to your baby

Read to your baby- it's fun for both of you. And now the AAP says it is important for your baby’s language and brain development, too. Sounds like a w ...
A social skills tip for kids with special needs

A social skills tip for kids with special needs

Often a child with special needs has trouble relating to her peers. The developmental delay or disability may make it hard for her to communicate at a ...
What is a Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician?

What is a Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician?

Is there a difference between a Pediatrician and a Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician? In a simple word - yes. A Pediatrician is a medical docto ...
Did you hear me? Know the signs of APD

Did you hear me? Know the signs of APD

Getting kids to listen, understand and follow directions can be a challenge. But some kids have more difficulty with these tasks than others due to an ...