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And the nightmare begins again

Wednesday, July 22, 2015: 3:45 P.M. I had just left a meeting at work and listened to the voicemail that my mother left 40 minutes earlier. 1,592 more words

Things were going great, until they weren't.

July 16. Dad was seen by the infectious diseases specialist, who (like Dr. Smith) wanted to take Dad off of the IV antibiotic. The lower strength of doxycycline, compared with the IV antibiotic he was taking, should help improve his kidney function. 1,602 more words

Ready-to-eat meals in local flavours for patients with swallowing difficulties

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

SINGAPORE – Those with swallowing difficulties, also known as dysphagia, will now be able to enjoy texture-modified meals in local flavours that are ready-to-eat. 184 more words

Current Affairs

Do all nurses need to be dysphagia trained?

Dysphagia (difficulty in swallowing) is an eating and drinking disorder in which abnormalities may occur in the pre-oral, oral, pharyngeal or esophageal stages of the swallowing process (Roseving and Starke, 2005; Royal College of Speech and Language therapy, 2006 cited in Williams… 526 more words

Blog

Is Hillary drinking Thickened Water to Combat Dysphagia Resulting From Stroke or Parkinson's Disease?

Yesterday in Cleveland Ohio, Hillary Clinton experienced another a 2 minute long coughing spell while on stage giving a speech and later had another one while attempting to take questions from reporters while on her plane. 522 more words

Health

VIDEO FUELS HILLARY CLINTON'S PARKINSON'S DISEASE RUMOR- REFUSED TO DRINK FROM BOTTLED WATER DURING COUGHING FITS BECAUSE SHE CAN ONLY DRINK FROM GLASS WITH THICKENED WATER

Labor Day 2016 for Hillary was a public labor for her coughing lungs! Now a video of Hillary Clinton coughing yet refusing to drink from a bottled water got noticed on social media and raised another question why is that. 363 more words

POLITICS

A Helpful Bite

I have just enjoyed a large bowl of crunchy nut cornflakes though I guess it is lunch rather than breakfast. This time yesterday I was sitting in a side room on a hospital ward sipping cola then regurgitating it into a cardboard bowler hat (as I like to think of them) now combined with my saliva. 2,170 more words

Experience