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Childhood Diseases

Question
Posted by: M | 2011/07/06

Q.

2yr 9mnth son stuttering

my son has started to stutter and it is really becoming bad that he puts his hand infront of his month and closes his eyes. what could be the cause of this? could it be something at school or could it be something at home.

Expert's Reply

A.

Paediatrician

Many children suddenly begin to stutter at this age.This usually does not last for too long.The cause is not obvious in most cases.It would be a good idea to se a speech therapist who will help him get over this stage even quicker.

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