Swallowing Mechanism | How it works Christina, Speech Therapist with Adaptive Equipment & Caregiving Corner explains the basic structures of the swallowing mechanism and how the swallow works. Swallow Mechanism Structures: 00:29 Tongue 00:42 Uvula 00:54 Epiglottis 01:00 Vallecula 01:17 Esophagus 01:26 Vocal cords 01:29 Trachea 01:58 How the epiglottis protects you 02:30 How do […]

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Drinking Cup for Difficulty Swallowing Drinking Cup for Difficulty Swallowing – In this video Christina, Speech Therapist for Adaptive Equipment Corner demonstrates how to use a Nosey Cup. This special cup can be used for people with dysphagia (swallowing difficulties). Drinking Cup for People with Dysphagia: What is Dysphagia? Dysphagia means difficulty in swallowing. When […]

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