Find the best dyslexia lessons, classes, and instructors at HeyKiki and learn all about dyslexia. Dyslexia is a learning disability or condition where an individual cannot recognize or correctly read certain words or numbers. The term originates from the combination of the greek words 'dys' for abnormal or impaired, and 'lexis' for words or language. It affects roughly 5-10% of the populations people. Some famous dyslexics include Thomas Edison, Orlando Bloom, Patrick Dempsey, Steve Jobs, Tom Cruise, Beethoven, John Lennon, Jay Leno, Steven Spielberg, and even George Washington!