ERIC Number: EJ361056
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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The "Magic Cure" A Review of the Current Controversial Approaches for Treating Learning Disabilities.
Silver, Larry B.
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v20 n8 p498-504 Oct 1987
In view of popular press coverage of controversial approaches to treating learning disabilities, the article briefly reviews evidence concerning the following: neurophysiological retraining (patterning, optometric visual training, cerebellar-vestibular remediation, and applied kinesiology); and orthomolecular medicine (concerning megavitamins, trace elements, hypoglycemia, food additives, preservatives, and refined sugars). (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Audience: Practitioners; Parents
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