3D printing may be used to create appetising, textured food for people with swallowing difficulties in the near future.Read more >
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An app has been designed to improve the dining experience of aged care residents by enabling them to provide electronic feedback.Read more >
The former Queensland president of the Australian Dental Association (ADA) has warned that oral hygiene must be a priority in residential aged care after an increase in residents’ experiencing severe tooth decay.Read more >
An anti-shake spoon has been designed to assist people with Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders feed themselves without spilling their food.Read more >
It has been revealed that 67 per cent of aged care residents suffer from dysphagia, or swallowing problems, with coordinated efforts needed to avoid the potentially life-threatening consequences.Read more >