Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: Norma | 2009/05/26

Q.

Speech

Hi my baby is 24 months old and doesnt speak properly like his peers, he watches too much TV and struggles with language, he can speak a very few words but he speaks very funny, what can I do to improve his language,
thanks

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

This is very common. It is important to know if yur son's hearing is normal.You can encourage him to learn about words by reading to him every night at bedtime. If his speech is still poor at 3 years please take him to see a speech therapist.

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