Reading learning disability

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What is reading learning disability?

A reading learning disability has various subtypes comprised of language comprehension, phonological deficit, and fluency and naming speed. Often, these subtypes overlap, or can be separate and distinct.

Common symptoms reported by people with reading learning disability

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with reading learning disability

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Vistaril)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
anxious mood (1)

Data from patients with reading learning disability, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with reading learning disability

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Vistaril)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
Tried for
anxious mood (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with reading learning disability, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has reading learning disability on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 2
30s 2
40s 1
50s 0
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 1
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

80% Female
20% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 1
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from reading learning disability patients who have completed their condition history
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