|Scientists Find Differences in Brains of Those With Dyslexia|
FRIDAY, Aug. 29, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers have discovered that people with dyslexia have disrupted network connections in their brains. Dyslexia -- the most commonly diagnosed learning disorder in the United States -- causes problems with ...
U.S. News & World Report - Fri, 29 Aug 2014 05:56
|Molly Masland, raised awareness of dyslexia, dies at 100|
Mary "Molly" Masland, a speech and language pathologist known for raising awareness about dyslexia, died last week in Massachusetts. She was 100. Masland, who lived with her husband in Englewood for 45 years, was born and raised in Montreal, where ...
NorthJersey.com - Sat, 30 Aug 2014 07:15
|NOVA Legal Beat: Fired for Dyslexia?|
Learning is considered a “major life activity,” and dyslexia is a learning disability. So long as the person with dyslexia is qualified for a position, meaning he or she can perform its essential functions with or without a reasonable accommodation ...
ARL now - Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:00
|Author wants to fight 'shaming' of dyslexia|
Growing up in Atlanta, David Flink heard those words repeatedly — from his teachers, his father and others — as he struggled with dyslexia and attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder. Slowly he learned to embrace himself as a “different thinker ...
Columbus Dispatch - Mon, 18 Aug 2014 04:11
|Professor spreads message on dyslexia|
PARENTS are crucial to normalising and destigmatising dyslexia, according to University of Tasmania Associate Professor Judith Hudson. Dr Hudson, from Wales, is visiting the university to host workshops with parents, teachers and community groups about ...
The Advocate - Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:29
|The Brains Of People With Dyslexia Have Disrupted Network Connections: How ...|
If you don't personally live with dyslexia, it's likely you know someone who does. What was once a largely misunderstood condition is now recognized as being a true neurological disability, and a recent study took this understanding one step further.
Medical Daily - Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:29
|Dyslexic readers have disrupted network connections in the brain|
EurekAlert (press release) - Thu, 28 Aug 2014 03:18
|Educator takes on dyslexia screening, tutoring|
One local child spurred her mother on to become a dyslexia specialist and open a business in Bishop that screens and treats dyslexics. “A lot of people think dyslexia is a visual issue but it's not,” dyslexia specialist Rebecca St. Marie said, but ...
Inyo Register - Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:21
|As Upcoming School Year Approaches, Experient Health Discusses Dyslexia in ...|
As people gear up for this next school year, anxiety may be cast over some students as the first day nears. However, for some students, this anxiousness may be a consequence of the brain-based learning disability, dyslexia. That's what Experient Health ...
Insurance News Net - Thu, 28 Aug 2014 23:56
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