Tips for Dysphagia During the Holidays

By: Karen Sheffler

December 15, 2022

Do you need help managing your or your loved one’s dysphagia at home during the holidays or any time of year? and Hormel Health Labs (HHL) teamed up to provide help and support for those who struggle with difficulty swallowing (dysphagia). We also collaborated with the National Foundation of Swallowing Disorders (NFOSD) and IDDSI!

  1. Recent blog with many recipes: It’s Party Time!
  2. Check out this HHL article: Tips for Managing Dysphagia at Home During the Holidays
  3. IDDSI.orgNational Foundation of Swallowing Disorders webinar December 2, 2021: Celebrating the Holidays with Dysphagia. See the full webinar on IDDSI’s YouTube Chanel here.
  4. That talk by the dietitian Laura Michaels provided these two terrific handouts:
    1. The Purees of Fall: The Holiday Meal, by Diane Wolff (Author of Essential Puree – The A to Z Guidebook and
    2. Making Holiday Meal Safer for those with Swallowing Difficulties (dysphagia), by Laura Michael of Dysphagia Solutions.