Video: Dyscalculia, dyslexia, and genetics

Do you ever wonder if dyslexia is genetic? What about dyscalculia — is it hereditary? Why do some people have both?

Hear from expert Daniel Ansari on whether there’s a dyslexia gene or a dyscalculia gene. Plus, learn why so many people who struggle with math also struggle with reading.

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