How Do I Test My Child for Dyslexia?
Title: How Do I Test My Child for Dyslexia?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/7/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/7/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - July 7, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Princess Beatrice: The childhood condition the royal describes as 'magical' – dyslexia
PRINCESS BEATRICE will accompany the Royal Family to celebrate the official birthday of the British Sovereign, a tradition that stretches back more than 260 years - Trooping the Colour. While embracing history, it's the advancement in understanding that has blessed Beatrice with support for her lifelong condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 2, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Polygon raises $3.6M for virtual learning difference evaluations
The startup, which offers remote assessments for conditions like ADHD and dyslexia, emerged from stealth Friday with a total of $4.2 million in funding. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - May 20, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Books are my refuge, but I had to overcome dyslexia to write the stories I was bursting to tell
Nobody could read my writing but, desperate to conjure another world, I eventually became an authorStories for me have always been an escape. At first it was those written by other people – I slid into them when things in the real world became overwhelming. I can map my childhood throughThe Secret Garden viaA Town Like Alice. As a dyslexic child who struggled to read, I listened endlessly to story tapes from the library, and my tastes were dictated by what was available.I used the story tapes to block out the small unhappinesses of my life – my loneliness at school, my mother’s long illness. She was one of the first ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 3, 2022 Category: Science Authors: Natasha Solomons Tags: Life and style Books Mona Lisa Psychology Science Health & wellbeing Culture Source Type: news

In conversation with Jenny Rossiter, author of The Freedom Bus
Jenny Rossiter first joined me on this blog back in 2012 with her book The Masks that Men Wear. Since then much has changed in her life and business. In her latest book, a memoir called The Freedom Bus from adoptee to true self Jenny combines her heart-warming story with her professional expertise, calling on her experience as a psychiatric nurse and lessons from corporate life, while drawing parallels as a single mother and successful business owner. As an adoptee, she unveils her story from rejection to acceptance and how her midlife questioning empowered her to be her true self and how she found a version of herself sh...
Source: The Hysterectomy Association - January 4, 2022 Category: OBGYN Authors: Linda Parkinson-Hardman Tags: Podcast author interview memoir Source Type: news

Are you lost? It could be 'direction dyslexia'... but experts think you CAN retrain your brain
If your sense of direction is embarrassingly non-existent - and it's a problem you've had since childhood - it could be down to developmental topographical disorientation or DTD. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Princess Beatrice health: Royal 'wished away' dyslexia but now sees herself as 'lucky'
PRINCESS BEATRICE has used her status within the British monarchy to talk about some of the most important subjects, and work with various charities. One subject she has talked about more than most is learning difficulties and dyslexia - which the Princess was diagnosed with at the age of seven. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 9, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Being a Human review – two go mad in the stone age
Charles Foster ’s search for the meaning of human life leads him and his son to become hedgehog-eating hunter-gatherers in a Derbyshire woodCharles Foster ’s previous book,Being a Beast, is one of the oddest things I ’ve read. In it, the author, a barrister, professor of law, part-time judge and former vet, attempts to live as a series of animals, often in the company of his charming and heavily dyslexic eight-year-old son, Tom. We see Foster eating worms and burrowing into the earth as a badger, swimming nake d as an otter, foraging in bins as a fox. Now Foster is back with a follow-up,Being a Human, which acknowled...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 29, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Alex Preston Tags: Science and nature books History books Evolution Biology Culture Source Type: news

Seychelles: A First in Seychelles - Clinic Helps Treat Autism, ADHD, Dyslexia
[Seychelles News Agency] The first private practice to offer neuropsychological services in Seychelles opened recently. NeuroSey offers services for individuals with autism, ADHD, dyslexia, learning disabilities, developmental delays, neurodiverse conditions and neurological disorders. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - August 7, 2021 Category: African Health Source Type: news

James Martin didn't know about his condition until he was 30 years old - the symptoms
TV CHEF and Saturday Morning Kitchen presenter James Martin was diagnosed with severe dyslexia at 30 years old when he struggled to read an autocue. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 24, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

James Martin health: TV chef on how he has learned to cope with his lifelong disorder
JAMES MARTIN, 49, appears to have his finger in many pies, with a hit cookery show and numerous cooking books to his name. Something which he has credited for driving him to success is living with dyslexia, and a couple of years back, James shared his ingenious tip for coping with the disorder. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Princess Beatrice health: Queen's granddaughter addresses her 'challenging' disorder
PRINCESS BEATRICE, 32, has been candid about the struggles she faced growing up with dyslexia. The Queen's fifth grandchild, who recently narrated a children's book on the topic, provided another personal account last year in a bid to raise awareness about the disorder. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 12, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Princess Beatrice health: Queen's granddaughter 'struggled' as a child with her disorder
PRINCESS BEATRICE, 32 - the elder daughter of Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and Sarah, Duchess of York - has been vocal about her dyslexia over the years, raising awareness about the learning disorder. The Queen's fifth grandchild recently spoke out once again about how it impacted her life as a child. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

James Martin health: TV chef discovered his learning disability in his thirties - symptoms
JAMES MARTIN, 48, is a dab hand in the kitchen but tasks haven't always come easy for the TV chef. James recently opened up about his dyslexia on his ITV show Saturday Morning with James Martin. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 15, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

James Martin health: Saturday Morning chef’s ‘nightmare’ condition - the symptoms
JAMES MARTIN is considered one of the UK's most successful TV chefs, but the Saturday Morning presenter's road to success wasn't an easy one. James has opened up about having dyslexia - a condition that led to him failing cookery at school and impacts his work on cooking shows. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news