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The Darkest Day Of My Journey (part 5 of I'm a 40-year-old blogger virgin...!)

On the first night after surgery I was woken up regularly by the nurse for neurological checks, she became increasingly concerned with my breathing as it had become laboured and shallow. 1,086 more words

Congenital Brain Disorder

Speech & Hearing Month: Happy Dysphagia Awareness Day!!!

Okay…to be honest, I’m not actually 100% sure if today is swallowing awareness day here in Canada (and the US), however, I do know that Australia is celebrating it! 579 more words

Speech Pathology

Swallowing Awareness Day - Dystonia can cause swallowing issues!

Swallowing Awareness Day

Join in to raise awareness on how various conditions can cause swallowing difficulties and how to get assistance to cope. 

Dystonia is a neurological movement condition which affects adults and children. 164 more words


Swallowing Review for the Student Clinician

Dysphagia 101 from The Ohio State University Medical Center is an incredible resource for understanding the swallowing process. For the sake of our clinical experience, the information that you need to master is: 119 more words