March 19, 2018
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Pediatrician: Giving books to babies makes them smarter

By Seth Koenig, BDN Staff

Brian Youth, a pediatrician at Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at Maine Medical Center in Portland, helped launch an event by Raising Readers Friday in which the group urged parents to take up new year’s resolutions encouraging reading in their families. According to Youth, it’s important to start reading to children from the start.

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