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 drink adequate amounts of water, consuming only 480–960mls 2-4 glasses per day. Download your free copy of Dysphagia Care & Management Solutions now Drinking enough fluid can assist in preventing or treating the following...

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