Holidays often mean spending family gatherings around the dinner table to enjoy favorite foods and traditions. Meal times are enjoyable social times, but when health issues affect one’s ability to safely swallow or lack of coordination and cognitive challenges make getting food where it belongs a difficult task, these enjoyable times can become embarrassing and stressful. With a little thoughtful pre-planning and creative adjustment to some old family favorites, joy can return to the dinner table.
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