Heart Disease & Surgery Effects on Swallowing
By: Cara Kennedy Heart Issues & Dysphagia Cardiovascular Dysphagia Ortner’s Syndrome (Cardiovocal Syndrome) Paralysis of laryngeal nerve/recurrent laryngeal nerve palsy secondary to cardiovascular issues Hoarse vocal quality Chronic Mitral Valvular..
COVID-19 & the Impact on Swallowing & Cognition
By: Cara Kennedy Known Long-Term Effects of COVID-19 *Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS) Fatigue Shortness of breath/ difficulty breathing Cough Joint pain Chest pain Memory, concentration, or sleep problems Muscle..
What is Theory of Mind? How is it related to Autism?
Theory of Mind can be defined as the ability to understand that other people also have their own minds and that their minds are different from our own. It is..
What is Dysarthria?
Dysarthria is a speech disorder that occurs due to damage that has occurred to parts of the brain which in turn affects muscle control. What are the differences between the..
School is just around the corner! Check out this free “All About My-Selfie” activity your kids can do and show their new friends at school on their first day! You..