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What Is Dyslexia?

Dyslexia is a neurological condition that interferes reading. It can also manifest itself by challenges in spelling, handwriting and expressive language.

People with dyslexia learn differently from others; however, it is possible for dyslexic individuals to succeed in school and be successful in life. Some famous dyslexic people include:

  • Thomas Edison - Inventor

  • Albert Einstein - Scientist

  • Sir Richard Branson - Founder of Virgin Atlantic

  • William Hewlett - Founder of HP

  • Tom Cruise - Actor

  • Billy Blanks - Fitness/Motivational Speaker

  • More Famous Dyslexic Individuals

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Dr. Ilyse O'Desky and Associates, New Jersey Pediatric Neuropsychologist
Serving the Essex County, Union County, Springfield,
Westfield, Millburn, Livingston, Short Hills Scotch Plains area
Phone: (973) 376-5511