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HealthInfo West Coast-Te Tai Poutini

Swallowing difficulties (dysphagia)

Ngā taumahatanga horomi

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Overview of swallowing difficulties (dysphagia)

Dietary suggestions for swallowing difficulties

Easy eating with thinking or memory difficulties (cognitive impairment)

Safe eating & drinking

Safe eating & drinking with facial weakness or numbness

Taking medicines when swallowing is difficult

Thickening fluids

Videofluoroscopic swallowing studies

Page reference: 121957

Review key: HISWD-121957