Is dyscalculia a true learning disorder?

Answer On One Hand: Math Learning Disorders Do ExistAccording to the DSM-IV, a math disorder is diagnosed when a standardized test is given individually and "the patient's mathematical ability is substant... Read More »

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Which situation makes you more handicapped - to live with a nonverbal learning disorder or with Down syndrome?

No. Sometimes this will be virtually impossible. Its important to remember that the class the child is in will have work set that the government sees an average. In other words, what the majority o... Read More »

Are Attention Deficit Disorder and Bipolar Disorder considered preexisting medical conditions?

Answer Yes, but on a group plan they may still be covered.

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How do major depressive disorder& dysthymic disorder differ?

Depression affects mood, energy, ability to think, relationships, and daily habits such as eating and sleeping. A major depressive disorder and dysthymic disorder are more severe and extended episo... Read More »