Dyslexia: News from the web: (article by Forbes)
Dyslexia is typically viewed as a reading impairment but dyslexics generally evidence reduced levels of performance on other tasks as well. For example, dyslexics do not usually hear speech in noisy environments as well as non-dyslexics. Findings like this suggest that impairments in sensory perception in general, as opposed to the sensory processes that are directly involved in reading, may contribute to dyslexia.
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