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Can anyone get learning disabilities!?
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Yes. You may be born with them, or your environment can dictate them also.

In brief: Yes
Yes. You may be born with them, or your environment can dictate them also.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: You do not get a LD
A person does not get a learning disabilty.
These are conditions children are born with. They may not show up immediately when children enter school, but may await getting to an age when signs of the disability become obvious.

In brief: You do not get a LD
A person does not get a learning disabilty.
These are conditions children are born with. They may not show up immediately when children enter school, but may await getting to an age when signs of the disability become obvious.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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Dr. Carla Enriquez
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Mostly inherited
Most learning disabilities are inherited or acquired at birth.
If a person suffers a brain trauma, then learning problems may happen as a consequence.

In brief: Mostly inherited
Most learning disabilities are inherited or acquired at birth.
If a person suffers a brain trauma, then learning problems may happen as a consequence.
Dr. Carla Enriquez
Dr. Carla Enriquez
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