Part of our Top Tips series for Dysphagia management
It can be difficult to meet your body’s need for good nutrition when you have swallowing difficulties. It may take longer for you to finish a meal and sometimes soft meals are less nutritious than normal meals. If you have been sick it is particularly important to make sure that you eat and drink enough every day. This is important to help prevent unnecessary weight loss and to help regain any weight you may have lost already.
Here is some advice to make getting the nutrition you need little easier:
If you continue to be concerned about your food intake, speak with your Healthcare Professional for further advice and information.