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Should You Teach Baby To Sign?

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Should You Teach Baby To Sign?

Children's Health

Should You Teach Baby To Sign?

Should You Teach Baby To Sign?

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Baby sign language is appealing to some new parents. Books, Web sites, DVDs teaching babies to sign all claim to encourage language development and strengthen the parent-child bond. Dr. Sydney Spiesel doesn't believe the hype. He discusses research on baby sign language with Alex Chadwick.