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An intellectual reduced ability which can affect somebody for their whole life as they cope with everyday tasks such as communication skills, managing finances and household chores. People with a learning disability may need support full-time care depending on how severe their condition is. Causes can be related to complications at birth, such as being starved of oxygen and damage to the central nervous system or a childhood illness.

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