Jessica Simpson reveals she’s dyslexic and struggles with reading out loud


Jessica Simpson is continuing to open up about her personal struggles.

In a new Instagram post, the 40-year-old revealed she has the learning disorder dyslexia.

According to WebMd, about 5% to 10% of Americans have dyslexia, which affects your ability to read, spell, write, and speak.

The singer and fashion designer made the disclosure while celebrating the success of the audiobook version of her bestselling memoir, “Open Book.”

"Fact: I'm dyslexic and this was the first time I have ever read out loud without hesitation," Simpson wrote. "I did it for the listener. I did it for my family. I did it for myself."