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Doubts raised over dyslexia diagnoses

fMRIs Show That Dyslexia Isn’t A Matter of IQ

About 5 to 10 percent of American children are diagnosed as dyslexic. Historically, the label has been assigned to kids who are bright, even verbally articulate, but who struggle with reading—in short, whose high IQs mismatch their low reading scores. When children are not as bright, however, their reading troubles have been chalked up to their general intellectual limitations.... More>

Dyslexia independent of IQ

Study Sheds Light on Auditory Role in Dyslexia

Recognizing voices harder for people with dyslexia