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Dyslexia

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Causes of Dyslexia

Dyslexia is caused due to impairment in the brainís ability to translate images received from the eyes or ears into understandable language.

It has been proved that the brain of a dyslexic person develops differently from that of others. Studies have shown that the inborn wiring system of the brain related to developing mental skills is different in dyslexics and this is the base cause of dyslexia.

The wiring system of the brain or the neural pathway is the process that codes the information the sensory organs receive and stores it in the brain for future assimilation. This information is later used to assess situations and develop response patterns to the situations, increase the muscular co-ordinations according to the situations, or even help us in understanding and comprehending the constant inputs our brain is getting in terms of everyday activities, school procedures etc. 

In a dyslexic child, even these minor acts of comprehension and usage may take a lot more time and skill than a normal child.

Hence, one school of thought has concluded that dyslexia is a condition that is largely inborn and not the result of poor parenting or environment.

However, another school of researchers strongly disagree and believe that while dyslexia may sometimes be inborn, it is often due to lack of phonics training while learning to read and the preponderance of the whole language system.

In one of the theories about dyslexia, researchers Geschwind and Galaburda had suggested a link between raised testosterone levels in pregnant mothers during the first trimester that may lead to a variant brain structure, and dyslexia.

In other studies, dyslexia had been linked to genetic reasons. According to research conducted by M. M. Nothen and others, the inability to learn spellings can be linked to a gene called 15q21 of chromosome 15.

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Employ dyslexia test for children, whenever you find your children finding it difficult to read with speed and accuracy.
Dynaread Thursday, November 17, 2011
consider this: if a (q)appears as a (p) and a (d) appears as a (b) qp db / bd pq when looked upon in a mirror. then the visual condition is neither Dyslexia nor Dysgraphia but rather the term strephosymbolia(Twisted Symbols) should be made use of . the term was coined by Dr. S.D. Orton to explain why people view text as if in a mirror & why they write in mirrored text (Backwards)from right to left , they must write in this text format in order to precieve text as if in standard format from left to right. No known medical cure to date, the gene DCDC2 linked to C6 & C15 cause strephosymbolia. paschar
paschar Wednesday, April 21, 2010
This article is the problem with dyslexia. We are not ill or in need of treatment We have #D vision and can see so much more than most people. Learning to discipline that power is a rather different story, and being forced to interact with the 2D world, i.e. reading, takes special skills. But, we are great readers, often lovers of books, yet even better writers- precisely because we engage with language using all our senses. We read, but also 'see' the words, imagine the situation and from there our creativity really takes off. We read better out loud or when hearing someone read, and even envision the words on the page when we hear, while at the same time imagining the scene described and the possibilities in that space. Maps are also 2D representations that pose us problem, but once we have a visual image to anchor the 2D map, we can 'read' it better than any one AND retain the images in our memories, returning to places we've visited just once, etc. We know space, and are often in creative fields, but especially where we move through space and time, using the maxim number of our senses, which takes advantage of the 3D vision.
Diepiriye Sunday, October 25, 2009
hi. i have two daughter's who were diagnosed with dyslexia. my older one u could see it more then the other one. my advice to some of u is to find a parent chat room for dyslexic children n they will give u advice n share different things with u. this is how i learned to cope with this.
cheryle Wednesday, September 30, 2009
my son, 11 years of age has dyslexia,actuallly i have noknowledge about that diseses,is it curable at d age of 11 or not plz rub me the way
linapattnaik Wednesday, December 17, 2008
i'm sorry but there is no cure but u as a parent need to learn how to help your child
cheryle Wednesday, September 30, 2009
dyslexia is a curable disease,u know how to help your child in his school activities,dont get tensed with his activities..take ur child for regular counselling...ur child can be cured.

guest Sunday, May 16, 2010
i am in coimbatore .my daughter, 4 yrs of age has dyslexia. please help me in getting her admitted in a suitable school in coimbatore, tamilnadu, india
selvakumarj Thursday, November 20, 2008
did you get seat for your daughter in coimbatore , if so can inform me , my age of 12 in same condition
guest Friday, December 11, 2009
1. YOU CAN , No 2, Opp To Petrol Pump, New Thillai Nagar, Pappanaickenpudur, Coimbatore - 641041. 2.Vidya Vikasini Opportunity School No 66-D, Mettupalayam Road, Thudialur, Coimbatore - 641034 Contact these schools. They r giving good Assiatance.
guest Monday, August 09, 2010
I have fallen for a dyslexic girl - she is so organised and sweet but I get confused by her seeming lack of emotional feedback into how our relationship is going. She doesnt let me kiss her on the lips and when I touch her it is with great anxiety. I ask her about us and she says shes happy as it is. I dont know if I can continue without more comittment from her. She says that it is her dyslexia which is messing things up.. Can this be true. Can anyone shed any light on why she is like this?
Tony01 Tuesday, November 11, 2008
Sounds more like she is blaming dyslexia for something else going on. Dyslexia does not directly have an effect on emotion.
guest Monday, May 31, 2010
strephosymbolia aka mirror image vision, see new keyboard @ www.arkayengravers.com it solved my problem as to being able to read my keyboard, the solution was so simple,
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