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Queen's Speaking of Health - The Trouble with Swallowing: Causes, Risks and How to Find Relief - Wed., July 25, 2018 | The Queen's Medical Center - Punchbowl | Wednesday, 25. July 2018

The Trouble with Swallowing: Causes, Risks and How to Find Relief
Queen's Speaking of Health lecture (FREE) - Wed., July 25, 2018
 
 
Each year, one in 25 adults will experience a swallowing problem in the U.S. Difficulty in swallowing could lead to pneumonia, malnutrition and dehydration. Learn more with Joanne Kawahigashi-Oshiro, MS, CCC-SLP, speech-language pathologist at The Queen’s Medical Center.
 

What are the causes and signs?
Normal vs. abnormal swallow
Frequency of swallowing problems
How is swallowing tested?
What are the treatment options?

 
Space is limited. Reservations are required. Register online or call The Queen’s Referral Line at 691-7117.
 
Parking is available for a $5 flat rate with validation in the Physicians Office Building III, which is recommended since it is the closest to the Queen's Conference Center. Enter from Lauhala St. You can also park at the Physicians Office Building I and Miller parking garages for the same $5 flat rate with validation.
 
Can’t make the lecture? You can watch the recording online about 2 weeks after the event on Queen’s YouTube channel: QMCHawaii. Since 2016, all of Queen's Speaking of Health lectures have been posted online. Previous topics include: stress, Alzheimer’s disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes, bone health, weight loss, building resilience and more. Click here to check them out and see what you’ve missed.
 
The Trouble with Swallowing: Causes, Risks and How to Find Relief
Date:  Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Time: 6:00 - 7:00 pm
Place:  Queen’s - Punchbowl, The Queen's Conference Center
Cost:  Free
Map:  See below for most convenient parking option; please be advised that the walking route includes stairs.