Dyslexia is a learning disorder seen in kids characterised by difficulty in learning, reading and understanding the language.
Causes of Dyslexia

  • Dyslexia can be inherited through genes.
  • Structural difference in conducting pathway of the brain.

Signs and Symptoms of Dyslexia

  • An early sign of dyslexia is a delay in speech.
  • Unable to recognise the letters of the alphabet.
  • Difficulty in reading and spelling.
  • Messy handwriting.
  • Trouble in complex language skills like grammar.
  • Slow reading.
  • Mispronunciation of complicated words.

Management of Dyslexia

  • Speech therapy, educational therapy, and counseling are the available measures to manage dyslexia.
  • Support and help your child in reading. Try to read aloud to your child.
  • Provide a quiet and calm environment to your child for reading.
  • Following proper preconception and prenatal tips mentioned in Garbha sanskara may help in preventing dyslexia and other congenital disorders.
  • Ayurvedic herbs like Brahmi, Jatamansi, Yashtimadhu, Shankhapushpi and Guduchi may be helpful.