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Dyslexia: Dyslexia Research

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Dyslexia (definition)

Dyslexia is a disorder that falls under the broad category of learning disabilities. It is often described as a neurological syndrome in which otherwise normal people have difficulty reading and writing. Dyslexia is not defined exactly the same by specialists in the United States. However, the key feature in all definitions, whether it comes from the U.S. federal government, the World Health Organization, or other organizations, seems to be the person’s inability to read properly. Gale In Context.

Dyslexia is a multi-disciplinary topic covered in several subject areas such as Health Sciences, Education and Psychology. 

Dyslexia Definition: Encyclopedia Britannica

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Inside Dyslexia (58 min)

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