Dysphagia is the medical term for the symptom of difficulty in swallowing. The word is derived from the Greek dys meaning bad or disordered, and phago meaning "eat".
What is orofacial myology? Orofacial Myology which is sometimes referred to as myofunctional therapy. This style of therapy is done by a Speech Pathologist, Dentists, Dental hygienist and therapists. It involves neuromuscular manipulation or re-patterning of the oral and facial muscles to correct abnormal growth patterns of these structures. Normal shape and function of the oral and facial muscles are essential for facial and dental … [Read more...]