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More ground breaking stuttering reserach on the relationship of stuttering and axiety

My head–it’s hurting today.  Here’s a gem that reveals “Adolescents who stuttered (n=19) showed significantly higher levels of trait, state and social anxiety than fluent speaking controls (n=18).”  Yes–getting thy arse kicked (in the form of stuttering-related social punishment) has a tendency of creating that in people…

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  1. Pam
    April 1st, 2009 at 11:10 | #1

    I can see why your head’s ahurting. Unearthing all of this stuff and sifting through must cause cranial stenosis or something. Amazing stuff thats out there. You are your own internet search engine.

    Pam

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    Greg @ Stuttering.me Reply:

    What can I say? I have a growing affinity for ‘research’ that reveals the obvious…

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  2. April 2nd, 2009 at 06:15 | #2

    In other late-breaking news, kids who read at a 12th grade level tend to have a larger shoe size and clothing size than kids who read at a first-grade level. **eyeroll**

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    Greg @ Stuttering.me Reply:

    I’d like to award you with an honorary degree in stuttering research. I hope you continue your post-doc studies with further analysis of reading proficiency and shoe/clothing size; it is most compelling research.

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