Are there certain things to keep in mind that can help my speech problems caused by multiple sclerosis?
There are other ways to manage speech problems:
- Don’t feel rushed or pressured when trying to talk. If you feel comfortable, it may help to let the other person know you have a speech problem.
- Talk face-to-face when possible. Facial expressions and gestures can help you get your point across.
- If a conversation goes on too long, take a break.
- Try to relax. A positive attitude might put you and the other person at ease so you won’t feel anxious about understanding each other.
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