Dyslexia Loves Company

Dyslexia Loves Company

Dyslexia Comorbidity, Symptoms With Same Root Cause “… when you think of dyslexia as a symptom of deeper language processing issue, then it's not that surprising that it's almost never alone." Your child might have struggled with learning to read for a while before...

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8 Life Hacks for People With Dyslexia

8 Life Hacks for People With Dyslexia

Dyslexia Hacks to Make Life a Little Easier There's one thing all successful people with dyslexia have in common.  They've discovered tricks - dyslexia hacks -- that help them cope with their learning disability. Hacks that let them do things in ways that fit better...

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Dyslexia and Common Misconceptions

Dyslexia and Common Misconceptions

Dyslexia is the most common language-based learning disability. However, it is frequently misunderstood. The term is often referenced beside descriptions of letter reversals and reading difficulty. But reversals are an unreliable indicator, challenges occur in varying...

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From Struggling Reader to “A” Student

From Struggling Reader to “A” Student

Samuel Struggled to Read and Write Samuel is an extremely bright young man, who had always been a struggling reader. He has an excellent memory. If his teacher asked him a question, and he could respond orally, he exceeded expectations. But, if he had to read the...

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9 Surprising Clues Of Dyslexia in Children

9 Surprising Clues Of Dyslexia in Children

Will Your Child Grow Out of His Reading Difficulty or Is It Dyslexia? Are you worried your child's slow start to reading might indicate dyslexia? Is your older child struggling with reading, but you are not sure how serious it is? Should you act now or will your...

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Living With Dyslexia — Essay From Desiree’

Living With Dyslexia — Essay From Desiree’

In her essay, "Living with Dyslexia," Gemm Learning's 2016 Winter Dyslexia Scholarship recipient, Desiree' McHellon, describes her early struggles with dyslexia, how she built confidence, and what she has learned from living with the disability. One of my most...

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How Brain Plasticity Improves Dyslexia Treatments

How Brain Plasticity Improves Dyslexia Treatments

Brain Plasticity Is A New Frontier In The Battle Against Dyslexia It’s well known that the human brain remains ‘plastic’ throughout life, which means it has the ability to adapt and create new neural pathways. Brain plasticity is the brain’s capacity to form new...

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