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SAN DIEGO, Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Meritage Pharma, Inc.
Jonathan Aviv MD, Clinical Director of the Ear, Nose, Throat, Allergy and Audiology Practice’s Voice and Swallowing Center, appears on the Dr.
CWI Medical, a leading online medical supplier, is now offering an expanded line-up of thickened nutrition products, including thickened coffee, pudding and other foods. (PRWEB)
Collaborative research out of the George Washington University (GW) reveals new information on the pathogenesis of feeding and swallowing difficulties often found in children with neurodevelopmental disorders, including autism and intellectual disability.
Thick-It®, the number one retail brand in dysphagia nutrition solutions, including purees and thickening agents, is also the premier producer of ready-to-drink dysphagia hydration products
Fifty percent of Americans over 60 suffer from some form of hearing loss. Rockville, MD (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 With roughly 50 percent of Americans
Survey of Communication Experts Finds Public Unaware of Key Warning Signs Rockville, MD (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 The American Speech-Language-Hearing
A study at UCLA's Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center has found that head and neck cancer patients receiving radiation as part of their treatment were less likely to need a feeding tube or suffer unwanted side effects such as worsening of diet or narrowing of the throat passage if they performed a set of prescribed swallowing exercises — called a "swallow preservation protocol" — during therapy.
The RiJe Dysphagia Cup provides small swallows and drink controlled portions through a straw or from the rim of the cup.
The esophagogastroduodenoscopy is a medical diagnostic procedure used in internal medicine to view the upper part of the gastrointestinal tract. This non-invasive procedure is used for many complaints and requires little to no time for recovery from the procedure. Reasons for the Procedure Patients present to their physician with physical complaints. For example, a patient may come into the office and say they have been feeling tired and forgetful. Through many tests and evaluations,...
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