Clumsy

1 in 6 People Worldwide Struggles to Read Due to Irlen Syndrome

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:24pm

While approximately half of those with this condition acquire it genetically, it can also be caused by brain injuries, high fevers, and viruses.

Key Points: 
  • While approximately half of those with this condition acquire it genetically, it can also be caused by brain injuries, high fevers, and viruses.
  • Children who are poor readers or poor in sports are often teased or bullied, resulting in feelings of shame or low self-worth.
  • In the Forward, Founder and Director of the Irlen Institute , Helen L. Irlen, explains the discovery of Irlen Syndrome and the progress made in treating it.
  • Author Catherine Matthias is a Certified Irlen Syndrome Screener and published author of six early reader picture books.

1 in 6 People Worldwide Struggles to Read Due to Irlen Syndrome

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 8:24am

While approximately half of those with this condition acquire it genetically, it can also be caused by brain injuries, high fevers, and viruses.

Key Points: 
  • While approximately half of those with this condition acquire it genetically, it can also be caused by brain injuries, high fevers, and viruses.
  • In the Forward, Founder and Director of the Irlen Institute , Helen L. Irlen, explains the discovery of Irlen Syndrome and the progress made in treating it.
  • The Library Journal review concludes: "VERDICT: A helpful volume for parents, caregivers, and teachers of children who struggle with reading."
  • Author Catherine Matthias is a Certified Irlen Syndrome Screener and published author of six early reader picture books.

InventHelp Inventor Develops Protective Accessory to Prevent Clumsy Accidents (CNC-346)

Monday, June 22, 2020 - 7:30pm

PITTSBURGH, June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --"My husband is very clumsy and he always bumps into furniture and stubs his toes," said an inventor, from Charlotte, N.C., "so I invented the CLUMSY WATCH to protect him."

Key Points: 
  • PITTSBURGH, June 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --"My husband is very clumsy and he always bumps into furniture and stubs his toes," said an inventor, from Charlotte, N.C., "so I invented the CLUMSY WATCH to protect him."
  • In doing so, it could help to prevent accidents and injuries.
  • As a result, it enhances safety within the home and it provides added peace of mind.
  • The inventor described the invention design.