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Age 8 child talking very loudly suddenly

A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alissa Zenack
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Talking up a storm: Most children are speaking in full sentences between 2 1/2 - 3 years old. Children begin with single words and a lot of repeating what they hear arou... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
No: The normal three year old speeks & understands hundreds of words, speeks in phrases & short sentences and should be understood 75% of the time by stra... Read More
Dr. Michael Amster
Specializes in Pediatrics
No: Could it be normal? Yes, of course, they may be the infamous "late talker". But by 3y/o, i'd be concerned about at least expressive language. A hearin... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Mussarat Abidi
Pediatrics 54 years experience
I : I would suggest to get it done before age 5yrs.
Dr. Gary Tuma
Facial Plastic Surgery 26 years experience
Nasal surgery: The best advice is to see a physician trained in craniofacial surgery.
Dr. Kenneth Stein
42 years experience
Nose surgery: It depends on the deformity. It is possible that surgery could be done as young as three years old but we would want to make sure that the growth pl... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Basics: I believe the dorsal slit was the first & quickest method of circumcision practiced before equipment advances allowed a simple 360 degree foreskin... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
Pediatrics 28 years experience
The best time...: ...To begin answering that type of question is when your child begins asking them. When s/he asks, s/he is ready to hear the answer.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Society's benefit: If you're smart enough to have discovered healthtap, chances are you've already able to handle sex education in your home -- and it's critical you do ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
Pediatrics 28 years experience
Depends....: If it's a toddler or a very young child, it is age appropriate behavior and will go away as s/he masters speech better.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
Dr. Anthony LaBarberaanswered
Pediatrics 29 years experience
See above: Honestly. Be very open with your child about the dangers of guns at school, and there potential harm however, do not be too dramatic. The incidence of... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maya Haasz
Pediatrics 16 years experience
Delay: There are a number of conditions that could cause developmental delay. They can be genetic, chromosomal abnormalities, due to trauma, or unexplained. ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Possibly: Normal language in a 5 yr old has a good vocabulary, speaks words that are clearly understood by strangers & the arrangement of those words follow the... Read More
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