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How do we make a sound?

December 28th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 28 (IANS) When people speak, sing or shout, they produce sound by pushing air over their vocal folds -- bits of muscle and tissue that manipulate the air flow and ... Read more...

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Intense daily therapy helps kids overcome literacy problems

July 24th, 2009 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 24 (IANS) Children grappling with language and literacy problems are better off with intense daily therapy rather than extended therapy, according to a recent study. The study, led by Ron ... Read more...

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New treatment may restore speech to stroke, brain injury sufferers

April 15th, 2009 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 15 (ANI): An Australian researcher says that a new treatment, called the Lee Silverman Voice Treatment, may prove effective in curing speech disorder in people who have suffered a stroke ... Read more...

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