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A Speech Pathologist Explains Common Swallowing Issues Part 1: Causes and Coping

FoodA few months ago, a gerontologist told us her story about how she coped as a family caregiver when her father developed swallowing problems (dysphagia). Considering the seriousness and frequency of these issues with aging adults, I felt that we needed further information from a specialist. I contacted speech-language pathologist Kathryn Kilpatrick, who has spent four decades helping people cope with these issues.

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