Category Archives: SLP

How Playing on the Swings Helps Kids Learn to Cooperate

[Source:  Medical News Today] A favorite childhood pastime – swinging on the playground swing set – also may be teaching kids how to get along. The measured, synchronous movement of children on the swings can encourage preschoolers to cooperate on … Continue reading

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Pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist – SLP – San Antonio, TX

Call Today at 866-733-4278, text us at 662-524-9099, or   Click HERE to Apply PediaStaff is actively recruiting for a Pediatric Speech Language Pathologist to work with the children of the San Antonio area in their homes.  You would be working … Continue reading

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31 Days of Pumpkin Activities on Instagram

[Source:  I Can Teach My Child] Lately it seems like the only time I blog is when I am in a 31 Day Series.  We have done 31 Days of Indoor Activities for Toddlers, 31 Days of Outdoor Activities for Toddlers and now … Continue reading

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Second Case of ‘Down Syndrome’ in Chimps

[Source: Science Daily] Japanese researchers have confirmed the second case known to science of a chimpanzee born with trisomy 22, a chromosomal defect similar to that of Down syndrome (or trisomy 21) in humans. The report on Kanako, a 24-year-old … Continue reading

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How ‘Nature and Nurture’ Maybe Influencing Eating Behavior in Young Kids

[Source:  Medical X-Press] For most preschool-age children, picky eating is just a normal part of growing up. But for others, behaviors such as insisting on only eating their favorite food item—think chicken nuggets at every meal—or refusing to try something … Continue reading

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