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October 22 is Stuttering Awareness Day!

Did you know that over 70 million people worldwide speak with a stutter? Each year on October 22, organizations around the world observe International Stuttering Awareness Day to help bring public awareness to stuttering and the experiences of people who … Continue reading

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How Can Down Syndrome Affect Communication?

Did you know that one in every 691 children is born with Down syndrome, with an estimated 400,000 people currently living with the condition in the United States? Each October, individuals and associations across the country observe Down Syndrome Awareness … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month: Feeding and Swallowing Issues

November is Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness month! In support of this campaign, Speech Associates of New York has dedicated our blogs for the month of November to raising awareness about this disease, how it can affects the individual and their loved … Continue reading

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Brain Injury Awareness Month: How Speech-Language Therapy Can Help!

Did you know that March is Brain Injury Awareness month? In support of this public awareness campaign, we at Speech Associates of NY are running a series of blogs on how traumatic brain injuries and how speech-language therapy can help … Continue reading

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Brain Injury Awareness Month

The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) is an organization devoted to advancing brain injury prevention, research, treatment, and education to improve quality of life for all individuals impacted by brain injury. Each year BIAA declares March National Brain Injury … Continue reading

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