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NFOSD e-Newsletter “Small Bytes” (Spring 2014)

Newsletter picThe NFOSD is excited to share with you insightful tips and innovative healing therapies, patient stories and successes, and news about our growing community. Please check back for future releases of our newsletter, or even better, sign up to automatically receive our periodic newsletters via email. We welcome you to our community.

Spring 2014 Issue



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The Lessons of Physical Therapy

By GABRIELLE GIFFORDS, January 7, 2014; New York Times

[This article is an Op-Ed piece written by the congresswomen shot in the head in Tucson Arizona three years ago. Her article focuses on the process of rehabilitation and her fight for increased gun control. NFOSD has no stated position on gun control. Mrs. Gifford’s thoughts on rehabilitation and resolve to form a community to advocate for change resonated with me. In turn, my hope, is it resonates with our community of patients, caregivers, and the exceptional healthcare professionals involved in each of our ongoing rehabilitation efforts along with our drive to create a community to increase dysphagia awareness and the research required to provide improved health outcomes for millions of suffering Americans. Ed Steger, President, NFOSD.]

The original article, at the time of this publication, was available at the following link: http://nyti.ms/1lOo3tR

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She can’t eat but wants to be a chef

By Frederik Pleitgen and Vivienne Foley, CNN

Click CNN Health for link to the original story on the CNN webpage.

(CNN) — Chelsea Wheeler is a 10-year-old girl with a passion and a plan.

“I want to have a diner,” she says, sitting on her bed in her parents’ house in Oxford, Connecticut.

“I’d like to make things that people think are yummy healthier, less fatty, and make it like they’re being cooked for the Queen.”

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NFOSD e-Newsletter “Small Bytes” (Fall 2013)

 

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The NFOSD is excited to share with you insightful tips and innovative healing therapies, patient stories and successes, and news about our growing community. Please check back for future releases of our newsletter, or even better, sign up to automatically receive our periodic newsletters via email. We welcome you to our community.

Fall 2013 Issue



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