Definition of Learning Disabilities

Although the definition of learning disabilities may vary from source to source, there is one common thread that may be surprising to many people. Contrary to popular belief, people with learning disabilities are not “dumb” or “lazy”, but in fact have normal to high intelligence.The difficulties seem to stem from the brain’s attempt at processing […]

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Dyslexia Symptoms

​ Because dyslexia symptoms and even the definition of dyslexia vary widely, the following red flag list summarizes many of the symptoms of learning problems – whether true dyslexia or other learning issues that deserve a second look. ​The first few symptoms describe what many of us associate with dyslexia.The following lists many observations of […]

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Dyslexia Treatments

Brain Research-Based Therapy Techniques Dyslexia can be tough to treat – and dyslexia treatments may be “a dime a dozen” – but how do you know what really works?It is best to research your alternatives, and be sure that there is research behind the program that you choose.Educational Therapy, based on brain research, can be […]

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Early Signs of Dyslexia

What are the early signs of dyslexia?You know, they say that any condition caught early enough has a much higher treatment success rate than those conditions allowed to progress without any type of intervention.So what should a parent look for in their child to determine if further evaluation is warranted? So many times I have […]

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Famous People With Disabilities

Helen Keller is probably one of the most famous people with disabilities. She contracted an illness at 19 months old that left her deaf, blind and isolated. She became the first deaf and blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree. She also became a famous author, a political activist and a lecturer. She was […]

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Famous People With Dyslexia

Amazingly, there are numerous famous people with dyslexia. Do “household names” and “learning disabilities” typically go together in your thinking?Many people think about learning disabilities as a label – one that dooms a child to a life of mediocrity. The reality couldn’t be further from the truth!Take a look at this list of just some […]

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Top 10 Foods To Improve Memory

There are a number of foods to improve memory – we will focus on 10 in particular and see how they affect both the brain and the body.Eating proper nutrients that increase memory by boosting brainpower will enhance both your brain and your body for enhanced overall health. Here are some memory- boosting foods to […]

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