IDDSI Update – Level 7 split into two categories

IDDSI Update – Level 7 split into two categories

IDDSI Update – Regular and Easy To Chew  The International Dysphagia Diet Standardisation Initiative (IDDSI) has made an update to Regular and Modified Textures and Fluids. Foods Level 7 is now split into two sections: ‘Regular’ and ‘Regular,...
Type Two Diabetes: A Growing Health Risk

Type Two Diabetes: A Growing Health Risk

According to the organisation Diabetes UK, more people than ever are at risk of Type Two Diabetes. Currently, numbers stand at 4.6 million. This is estimated to rise to more than 5 million people living with diabetes by 2025 in the UK alone. Type Two Diabetes makes up...
Stoma Care Part Two: Dietary Advice and Appliances

Stoma Care Part Two: Dietary Advice and Appliances

Stoma Care Part Two with Claire Bailey. Dietary advice for Ostomies To thicken the faeces try to eat more: Banana, boiled milk, boiled rice, cheese pasta, potato and bread To soften try: Beans, licorice, spicy foods, cabbage, beer, caffeine and leafy vegetables  To...