Swallowing Problems / Nutrition



How Swallowing Can be Affected in Patients with ALS

Your Guide to Making a Decision Regarding a Feeding Tube

Puree Recipes

Podcast episode 20: Speech and Swallowing issues. 
Merisa Palovcak works as a Speech Pathologist with Good Shepherd Penn Partners, specializing in assisting people with ALS. In this podcast, she talks about speech and swallowing issues, how she helps people in the multidisciplinary setting, communication between caregiver and person with ALS, and when her services and advice become needed.

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