Swallowing Problems?


Swallowing Problems? Speech Therapy Treatments for Dysphagia -Article shared from HTS Monthly Newsletter, April 2024 Swallowing is a complex process that involves over twenty-five muscles all working together to move food from the mouth to the stomach. For many older adults, swallowing can become a challenge. Swallowing disorders, also known as dysphagia, can greatly impact our ability to enjoy meals and stay properly hydrated. If you find eating or drinking feels hard, experience symptoms such as coughing, choking, or feeling of food being stuck – you might be dealing with dysphagia. Here are some common signs that may indicate [...]