Who cares if it is a placebo or if it improves work or grades? If it makes reading more comfortable for the pupil it will make it easier for them to concentrate and make them more willing to complete their work. Also you have no idea of the impact that the strain of trying to read off white paper on the health of those who are Irlen positive. I was hospitalised for suspected brain tumor my head aches were so severe. With my 'placebo' Irlen overlays all that pain went away. The overlays dont hurt anyone, dont cost very much and can have a HUGE impact. Why the aggressively anti-article?
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