The use of a number of different drugs by a patient who may have one or several health problems.
Return to Glossary
Neurotransmitter May Be Linked to Autistic Behavior
Language Switching May Give Bilingual Children Problem-Solving Boost
Kindergarteners’ Behavior, Social ‘Readiness’ Could Affect Long-Term Success
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for 186,000 members and affiliates who are audiologists; speech-language pathologists; speech, language, and hearing scientists; audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel; and students.
The ASHA Action Center welcomes questions and requests for information from members and non-members.
Available 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. ET Monday–Friday
© 1997-2016 American Speech-Language-Hearing Association