Why should I read to my kids?

By Helen M. Rose, MD
October, 2009

I recommend that you begin reading to your child on a daily basis starting as early as 6 months old.  Don’t worry if your child looks away, eats the book, or has little interest at first!  Keep at it.  Your child will learn to love it.

Some of the many benefits of reading to your child every day are:

So…turn off the TV and pick up a book