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Couch to 5K: it works!

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

Couch To 5K

Welcome to SLP Overseas

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

Communication Disorders

Where to go for Help If Your Loved One Experiences a Swallowing Difficulty

Where does one turn if your loved one is dealing with a swallowing dysfunction?

First, understand that there are different types of swallowing dysfunctions, also called Dysphagia. 224 more words

Speech Language Pathology

NUTRICIA proud to win award at this year's Complete Nutrition Awards

Nutricia proud to win award at this year’s Complete Nutrition Awards

Tim Jones, Senior Brand Manager, Nutricia Advanced Medical Nutrition, was delighted to have represented Nutricia on Tuesday this week to pick up an Award for Nutilis Clear which was voted in the CN readers awards as ‘New Product of the Year’. 27 more words


What to Expect from a Swallow Consultation

By: Kayla Suarez, MS, SLP-C

When swallowing issues are first noticed at home, the primary care doctor is the generally a patient’s first point of contact. 336 more words


Webinar Series for Swallowing Disorder Support

Webinar Series

The National Foundation of Swallowing Disorders is offering a series of patient-centered webinars on the latest research on swallowing disorders. Experts in the field of swallowing disorders such as tongue stem cell research, nutrition, aspiration pneumonia, as they relate to swallowing disorders. 221 more words


Continuing Dixie's Story...

Well, hello there!

Welcome to another chapter…To say it has been a LONG and exhausting 3 months would be an understatement. So much has changed yet so much still remains the same. 981 more words