“It takes forty-three muscles to frown and only seventeen to smile”… Yeah okay, but it takes more than fifty muscles to swallow and no one ever choked from frowning. 441 more words
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Kulwinder S. Dua, MD, FASGE, FACP, FRCP from the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA reports on his Original Article “Efficacy and safety of a new fully covered self-expandable non-foreshortening metal esophageal stent.” 492 more words
I finally got back into the swing of things with Research Tuesday.
My article for the month is: Stokely S., Molfenter SM, Steele CM. Effects of Barium Concentration on Oropharyngeal Swallow Timing Measures. 253 more words
In last week’s post I outlined the Couch to 5K training plan but maybe you’re wondering just how well it actually works. Of course, doing some exercise rather than none will make you fitter, but just how much can you achieve through doing it only 3 times per week for roughly 30 minutes at a time? 648 more words
Welcome to SLP Overseas, a site dedicated to linking the world of speech, language, and swallowing therapy.
As a current international Master’s student in the field, I aim to bring awareness to prospective and current students as well as professionals on the opportunities available in the field on a global scale. 374 more words