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Treatment for Difficulty Swallowing

Difficulty swallowing can range from a minor annoyance, to a serious condition that impacts your health. Prolonged difficulty swallowing could lead to malnutrition if you are not able to swallow food properly. There are many treatment options available depending on the cause of your difficulty swallowing and your ENT specialist’s recommendation. Exercises Difficulty swallowing that …

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Hearing Loss and Healthy Aging

James E (Ed) Shotts, M.D. Tuscaloosa Ear Nose & Throat FYZICAL Balance and Fall Prevention Center The physical, cognitive, psychological, and psychosocial consequences of hearing loss are vast. In this article, we would like to address some of the consequences of untreated hearing loss. We would also like to emphasize the linkage of hearing loss to accelerated brain tissue loss …

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