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Can dyspraxia be prevented?

It may be possible to prevent dyspraxia in your child by avoiding smoking, drugs, and alcohol during pregnancy. Learning disabilities also run in families, which indicate that there may be a genetic link. If it's genetic, the condition may be difficult to prevent.

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