Good hearing is key to developing good speech and language skills. The foundation for these skills develops during the critical early years from birth to age three. Unfortunately, hearing loss continues to be one of the most common disorders present at bi..
The most intensive period of speech and language development occurs during the first three years of life. Language seems to develop best in an environment that is loving, caring and interactive. First words are one of the most important milestones that ..
Dr. Andrew Wakefield, known for his controversial research linking childhood vaccines to autism, has been banned from practicing medicine in Great Britain. Wakefield and colleagues published a study in 1998 in the medical journal Lancet alleging a link be..
The diagnosis of severe hearing loss or deafness presents parents with many choices. Complicating the choices are the controversies in the fields of education, medicine, and philosophy of deafness. Parents are faced with understanding all the educational,..