• March is Essential Tremor Awareness Month

    What is Essential Tremor? Essential Tremor or ET is the uncontrollable shaking in different parts of the body due to a nerve disorder. The part of the body that is mostly affected by ET includes the arms, hands, head, larynx, tongue, and chin. In extreme cases,…

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  • Medications vs. SLIT

    Are allergy medications relieving me of my allergies? While allergy medications are effective at minimizing many symptoms of allergies – congestion, runny nose, itchy and watery eyes, hives, and post-nasal drip – they do just that, minimize symptoms. In other…

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  • What Causes Dry Mouth

    We all need saliva to moisten and cleanse our mouths and digest food. Saliva also prevents infection by controlling bacteria and fungi in the mouth. When you don’t make enough saliva, your mouth becomes dry and uncomfortable. Fortunately, many treatments…

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  • The Iowa Oral Performance Instrument (IOPI)

    Speech therapy for swallowing is a physical rehabilitation program conducted by a licensed speech-language pathologist offered at our Lake Mary, Orange City and DeLand office locations. Therapy is based on an individualized treatment plan with objectives and specific…

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