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Doctor insights on: How To Stop Stuttering As An Adult

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How to stop stuttering as an adult?

How to stop stuttering as an adult?

Not really : Go watch "the king's speech" dvd and watch the special features. Churchill also stuttered and helped himself. It is often worse with nerves and anxiety, and interestingly many stutterers don't do it when they sing. It takes focus, determination, time and guidance, and usually working with somebody (speech therapist) with experience in helping others with same or similar problems. ...Read more

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Stuttering (Definition)

Stuttering affects the fluency of speech. It begins during childhood and, in some cases continues until adulthood. It is characterized by disruptions in the production of speech ...Read more


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How can I help with stuttering as an adult?

Be patient & keep : the home environment calm. Slow down your own speech. Current therapies for adults who stutter address learning to slow down speech, regulate one's breathing & gradually go from single-syllable responses to longer words & more complex sentences. Most therapies also address the anxiety a person who stutters feels when speaking. Long-term efficacy of electronic devices has not been proven. ...Read more

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How to stop stuttering?

Speech therapy: Speech therapy can be very effective see your doctor. ...Read more

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Is tgsre a way to stop stuttering?

Stuttering: Stuttering is most of the times seen with anxiety. Sometimes taking anti anxiety medication can help stuttering as well as speech therapy. ...Read more

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Do you know how to stop stuttering?

Do you know how to stop stuttering?

Stuttering: Disruption in fluency of speech, stuttering, is most often noticed in children between 2 and 3 years of age, which may persist a few months. Referral for speech evaluation is recommended if a child has positive family history or demonstrates any of the following: prolonged stuttering over 6 months, avoiding talking, tense pauses in speech, or extrinsic facial or body movements while talking. ...Read more

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How can I stop myself from stuttering?

How can I stop myself from stuttering?

Stutter: Speech therapist for assessment and consult you pcp for possible medication for anxiety. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how to stop slurring my words & stuttering?

Stuttering: This is typically a chronic issue that has no cure, but there are strategies to help improve your symptoms. Your best bet is to seek help from a speech therapist. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how I could stop slurring my words & stuttering?

Speech therapist: It depends on how long this has been going on for. If it is acute, then you have to worry about an acute neurologic cause. If its a long term problem, I would recommend that you see a speech therapist. They are VERY helpful with these problems. ...Read more

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