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50 Dyslexia Myths in 150 Words or Less. Myth: You can’t diagnose dyslexia before preschool.

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Scientists can use today's screening tests on children as young as 5. Even before they can read, and see if they are at risk of developing dyslexia.

The purpose is to identify children at risk. As adults undergo screenings for cholesterol, diabetes, or high pressure, providing information for a combination of exercise, diet, and medication and preventing the disease's…


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Jose Luis Ontanon Nunez

Industrial Designer & Communication Coach. Dyslexia, History, & Trivia Writer. Father/Pet Lover — Top 1000 Writer, also on #Books, #Movies, #Reading & #Writing