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The Brain Charity can also help anyone with a neurological condition, their family and carers at this time.

If you need help, please get in touch: Email The Brain Charity or call us free on 0800 008 6417 (Monday-Friday: 9am-4.30pm)

Many neurological conditions cause problems with swallowing. In medical jargon, this symptom is called 'dysphagia'.

You may get support from someone called a Speech and Language Therapist (SALT). Despite the name, they don't just help with communication problems.

Dealing with swallowing problems Visit our Information Centre to read the Stroke Association's booklet Dealing with swallowing problems.