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Preterm babies’ language skills better when exposed to adult speech

The linguistic benefits of talking to babies has been well documented, as their brains rapidly develop, allowing them to make millions of new connections. Now, researchers looking at the effects of adult speech on preterm infants have found that increased adult speech during the early weeks of life is associated with better cognitive scores later.
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Novel jewelry creation can ‘translate sign language into words’

Designers from Japan have developed a novel concept that could help aid the communication of millions of people worldwide who suffer from hearing impairments, alongside those who do not understand sign language. And it is in the form of jewelry.The Sign Language Ring is a set of jewelry that has been created by designers from Asia University in Tokyo, Japan.
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