1 In 5 People: 10 Facts About Dyslexia for Dyslexia Awareness Month

by arnienicola.com

Here are ten facts about dyslexia you probably didn't know about. 

Dyslexia Affects 1 in 5 People

Dyslexia affects about 1 in 5 people, making it one of the most common learning disorders. 

Dyslexia is a Neurological Condition

Dyslexia is a neurological condition that affects the way the brain processes language and information. 

Dyslexia is Not Related to Intelligence

Dyslexia is not related to intelligence and many people with dyslexia are highly intelligent and successful. 

Dyslexia Can Be Diagnosed at Any Age

Dyslexia can be diagnosed at any age, but it's often identified in childhood when children start to learn how to read and write. 

Dyslexia is Hereditary

Dyslexia has a strong genetic component and is often passed down from parents to children.