How to be a good listener?

Being a good listener is critical to being a good doctor because patients will tell you what’s wrong if you just let them speak. Physicians often rush to interrupt patients but if they’d just listen to what their patients reveal, they may find the answer they’re looking for. After all, good communication isn’t just for being friendly with patients. It’s also a vital skill for doctors to listen to their patients and understand their concerns. Continue reading How to be a good listener?

Amazing facts about human speech

The speech skill is a wonder. To produce a phrase, about 100 muscles of the chest, neck, jaw, tongue and lips must collaborate. Each muscle is a bundle made of hundreds or thousands of fibers.Each spoken word or short phrase is accompanied by its own pattern of muscular movements. All the information necessary for speaking a phrase like “How are you?” is stored in the brain, in the speech area. Continue reading Amazing facts about human speech