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Can Replicating Primary Reflex Movements Improve Reading Ability

  title={Can Replicating Primary Reflex Movements Improve Reading Ability},
  author={Timothy Wahlberg and D. Ireland},
Background: Poorly integrated and inhibited primitive reflexes can impact an individual’s visual development, balance system and academic performance, most notably in the area of reading. Children diagnosed with reading learning disabilities were assessed in the areas of oculomotilities, tonic reflexes, balance and fine motor. They were also given a headache questionnaire. Students participated in a movement program designed to decrease the amount of primitive reflex present, improve the… Expand

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