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What Is Dysphagia?

What Is Dysphagia?

What is Dysphagia? Dysphagia is the medical term used to describe swallowing problems. It is caused by any medical condition which affects the structure, strength and co-ordination of chewing and swallowing muscles. This might be due to stroke, Parkinson’s disease,...
Dysphagia – What are my options?

Dysphagia – What are my options?

Option 1: Kapitex® Dysphagia Cup Kapitex Dysphagia Cup is oval shaped to accommodate nose clearance – which prevents the need to tilt the head whilst drinking. Download your free copy of Dysphagia Care & Management Solutions now KEY FEATURES Suitable for warm and...
Dysphagia – The Importance of Hydration

Dysphagia – The Importance of Hydration

Water intake is often a secondary consideration in dysphagia management. Water makes up 75% of the volume of the body. The NHS advises that where appropriate, patients should be drinking 2.5 litres of water per day. Many older people and those with dysphagia do not...
Dysphagia – Diagnosis and Treatment

Dysphagia – Diagnosis and Treatment

Each medical condition that causes dysphagia can affect different phases of the swallow. Treatment advice may vary, according to the part of the swallow which is affected. It is important to visit your medical practitioner if you are having di culty with any part of...
We were at Rehacare

We were at Rehacare

O’ Neill Healthcare are happy to announce they are in Düsseldorf at Rehacare Trade Fair for Rehabilitation. Looking to see what exciting new products we are going to bring to the Irish market in 2018. #selfdeterminedliving Search Website Search for: Recent...
Announcing Our New Website

Announcing Our New Website

We are delighted to announce our newly refurbished website Over the past months we have completely refurbished our website, www.onhealthcare.ie. We have undertaken this in order to help us provide more education facilities, resources and assistance to healthcare...
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