Many neurological conditions cause problems with swallowing. In medical jargon, this symptom is called 'dysphagia'.
You may get support from someone called a Speech and Language Therapist (SALT). Despite the name, they don't just help with communication problems.
- Dysphagia (swallowing problems) (NHS Choices)
- Managing swallowing problems (MS Society)
- Swallowing problems (Stroke Association)
- Eating, swallowing and saliva control in Parkinson's (Parkinson's UK)
- Easy To Swallow
Recipes for people with chewing and swallowing problems.
Visit our Information Centre to read the Stroke Association's booklet Dealing with swallowing problems.