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Subject:  Re: oral muscle weakness...and more Date:  11/3/2012  12:26 PM
Author:  LOTROQueen Number:  41989 of 42338

Straws. Have him drink through straws, especially the long funny shaped curly ones. Milkshakes are nice and thick and fun to drink (just use regular straws - not the curly ones for these).

This book is very good
http://www.amazon.com/Late-Talker-What-Child-Talking/dp/0312...
The Late Talker: What to Do If Your Child Isn't Talking Yet

I found it very helpful with wafflegirl.

If I understood correctly, his speech therapist comes to the apartment at 8am twice a week, so maybe I can learn more about what gives on that score.

Good! Getting help early is really good.

APPETITE
Eggo Waffles. That was one of the few things wafflegirl would eat for a while.
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