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Posted by The Understood Team on Feb 24, 2017
Kids with dyslexia can face many challenges. But knowing that others have faced the same issues—and succeeded—can be a huge source of encouragement. S... Read More
Posted by The Understood Team on Feb 23, 2017
Kids with dyslexia have trouble reading. But their reading challenges aren’t all the same. Some may not be able to match sounds with letters. Others f... Read More
Posted by The Understood Team on Feb 17, 2017
If you just found out your child has a language disorder, you might have a lot of questions about what to do next. Whether your child has receptive la... Read More
Posted by The Understood Team on Feb 16, 2017
Dr. Gabrielle Rappolt-Schlichtmann was diagnosed with dyslexia as a child. As she grew up, she developed a passion for science. Now, as the chief scie... Read More
Posted by The Understood Team on Feb 09, 2017
Has your child been diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? Do you suspect he might have it? Here our experts share answers to... Read More
Posted by The Understood Team on Feb 07, 2017
Lena McKnight struggled in school from the time she was a young child. Like many kids with learning and attention issues, she frequently got in troubl... Read More
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