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A 48-year-old member asked:

I need help! how do i know if i have dyslexia or some other form of a learning disability?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Time for consultatn: Educational psychologists can administer various tests that are appropriate for age that can help define a learning issue or dyslexia.
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