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Dysphagia is the medical term for the symptom of difficulty in swallowing. Although classified under "symptoms and signs" in ICD-10, the term is sometimes used as a condition in its own right. Sufferers are sometimes unaware of their dysphagia.
New hope for stroke patients: University of Cincinnati trial tests unique tongue exercise device

New hope for stroke patients: University of Cincinnati trial tests unique tongue exercise device

Saliva analysis breakthrough: Detecting cognitive decline stages in Parkinson’s patients

Saliva analysis breakthrough: Detecting cognitive decline stages in Parkinson’s patients

Saliva substitute from University of Leeds scientists offers major relief for dry mouth conditions

Saliva substitute from University of Leeds scientists offers major relief for dry mouth conditions

Certain gut conditions associated with higher risk of Parkinson's disease diagnosis

Certain gut conditions associated with higher risk of Parkinson's disease diagnosis

Does COVID-19 increase the risk of future gastrointestinal disorders?

Does COVID-19 increase the risk of future gastrointestinal disorders?

University Hospitals receives multiple stroke care awards

University Hospitals receives multiple stroke care awards

What effect does honey have on human health?

What effect does honey have on human health?

Vagus nerve dysfunction has a central pathogenic role in the pathophysiology of the post-COVID condition

Vagus nerve dysfunction has a central pathogenic role in the pathophysiology of the post-COVID condition

Dangerous weight loss trend triggers Iatrogenic botulism outbreak in Europe

Dangerous weight loss trend triggers Iatrogenic botulism outbreak in Europe

New white paper summarizes the published outcome data for Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication

New white paper summarizes the published outcome data for Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication

Drug combination can prolong survival and improve quality of life in patients with advanced lung cancer

Drug combination can prolong survival and improve quality of life in patients with advanced lung cancer

Parkinson's disease-like gut dysbiosis detected in early stages of the disease

Parkinson's disease-like gut dysbiosis detected in early stages of the disease

Is there a correlation between acute and chronic red wine intake and health?

Is there a correlation between acute and chronic red wine intake and health?

What are the existing support models for caregivers and patients with long COVID?

What are the existing support models for caregivers and patients with long COVID?

Decision guide provides specific guidelines for swallowing care after extubation

Decision guide provides specific guidelines for swallowing care after extubation

A slight increase in Mpox cases across the globe, along with an increase in deaths

A slight increase in Mpox cases across the globe, along with an increase in deaths

Xanthan gum-based fluid thickener can lower blood glucose levels after eating, study shows

Xanthan gum-based fluid thickener can lower blood glucose levels after eating, study shows

HU begins human trial for promising treatment to reverse paralysis and language disorder after stroke

HU begins human trial for promising treatment to reverse paralysis and language disorder after stroke

Treatment for neurological diseases often no longer effective enough in the later stages

Treatment for neurological diseases often no longer effective enough in the later stages

Does leptin play a role in Parkinson’s disease?

Does leptin play a role in Parkinson’s disease?