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Dyslexia

Dyslexia is a language-based disability that interferes with the learning and processing of language. Individuals with dyslexia often have difficulty processing and comprehending spoken language, and expressing themselves verbally. Learn about the warning signs for dyslexia from young children to adults, and common myths surrounding dyslexia.

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