Below are some examples of real people, dealing and living with dysphagia.
Dave C lives at home and has been diagnosed with early dementia and other health issues which confine him to a wheel chair.
Terry B lives in a care home. Terry was born with cerebral palsy which has affected all aspects of his physical development.
Lesley H suffered TIAs and multiple strokes. Lesley is mostly wheelchair bound and lives at home.
Tanya H lives at home and suffered a stroke in her mid 30s.
Peter L suffers from a degenerative neuromuscular condition and lives in a nursing home.
David L is a stroke survivor with a learning disability. He lives in a care home and is wheelchair bound.