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Is dyslexia a learning difficulty? what about add?

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Dr. Michael Bruck answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Dyslexia is indeed a type of learning disability that affect reading. Add is attention deficit disorder and is in a different class. It can be confused as a learning disability. Both effect how kids progress through school.

Answered Dec 9, 2015

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