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Stammering problem - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help?
Doctor :   It seems that you have moved out of the chat window, Please get back if you need any medical advice.
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
User :   hi doctor
User :   doctor my son is 7 years old and he is stammering
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when he is stammering
User :   he is stammering right from the 3rd year
Doctor :   ok
User :   even i myself stammer doctor
Doctor :   did u see speech therapist anytime
User :   no doctor
Doctor :   did u bring it to notice of child specialist
Doctor :   does any one in ur family had similar problem
User :   yes and they told that he will alright as he grows older
Doctor :   ok
User :   i myself have stammering problem doctor
Doctor :   did u or any of ur family members had simialr problems
User :   yes i have stammering
Doctor :   ok
User :   is it hereditary
Doctor :   it can be
Doctor :   there is no single factor that has been identified as the cause of stammering
User :   so what should i do doctor
Doctor :   if child has not achieved fluency of language when around four to five years of age
Doctor :   he should be seen by speech therapist
Doctor :   Stammering is not a disease therefore
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   it cannot be treated with medicines
Doctor :   stammering child or adult has to be helped to develop a new, more fluent manner of speech through specific speech fluency building techniques.
User :   refer some doctor
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   confirm ur details
User :   can"t he speak in a normal way
Doctor :   YYYY@YYYY
Mobile : 0000
User :   yes doctor
User :   can it be cured
Doctor :   he can be trained
Doctor :   its not disease as such
Doctor :   he needs to be trained
Doctor :   to speak fluently
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   that speech
Doctor :   therapist will help
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Please fill this form I send, and say done when done.
Doctor :   Stammering can be overcome by seeking scientific and professional guidance. It can be cured easily and quickly provided the parents strictly follow the counselling advice given by the speech therapist. It certainly requires patience and parents have to realize this fact
User :   where is the form doctor
Doctor :   did u get the feedback form now
Doctor :   anything else i can help u with
Doctor :   where do u stay in bangalore
User :   you will refer some doctor
Doctor :   sure
User :   i stay in basavangudi
Doctor :   when would u like to have appointment
Doctor :   any particular day?
User :   by 20th or then after
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   one of doctors will contact u with details
User :   how will i get the information
User :   through mail or mobile doctor
Doctor :   one of our doctor will call
Doctor :   u
User :   ok doctor
Doctor :   anything else i could help u with
User :   no thanks a lot doctor
Doctor :   dont worry ur child will be fine
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   thank you doctor
User :   same wishes to you
Doctor :   ur welcome
User :   bye
Doctor :   bye
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