Swallowing difficulties hit the elderly especially hard. Ageing, stroke, dementia, degenerative diseases, etc. often affect quality of life by reducing the ability to eat and drink normally in a social situation. There is concern in Sweden UK and across the world that our elderly are at risk of dehydration and malnutrition if they cannot swallow […]
The UK based, international, peer reviewed journal, Advances in Clinical Neuroscience and Rehabilitation (ACNR), posted in the section of Industry News on 1st of August.
Natalie Morris is the clinical lead and director of Integrated Therapy Solutions, an independent practice in England. Her main patient group is children and young persons with Cerebral Palsy. Natalie has long been dissatisfied with the range of treatments available – and their effectiveness – for saliva control in her cohort. Today she presented on […]
Many elderly people have difficulty swallowing. An independent study shows that swallowing ability can easily be improved. People with swallowing difficulties – dysphagia – are not only at risk of pneumonia and under-nourishment, but also endure a social handicap. Having food stick in the throat, coughing and choking is seen by most as embarrassing in a […]
NICE Recognise IQoro® for Treatment of Hiatus Hernia – at least 13 million people in the UK are affected. Hiatus Hernia is a condition that can affect up to at least 13 million people in the UK but could be many more. It causes for example the symptoms of reflux, heartburn, the feeling of food being […]
More and more people discover IQoro. Not only patients but also doctors, nurses, and specialists. “Curiosity is great, last autumn we held a training session for logopedics and dieticians in Norway. Something we continue to the effects off,” says Ylvali Gerling, CEO at MYoroface. Training with IQoro treats the root cause of problems such as difficulty […]
New, innovative neuromuscular training method for swallowing difficulties gains public recognition twice in one week!
A powerful article in the Finance and industry section of the renowned Gothenburg Post describes the IQoro neuromuscular training device as ‘a small gadget that revolutionises swallowing difficulties treatment’; in the same week the device won first prize in the Fiber Optic Valley competition for innovation. Articles below are unfortunately in Swedish only: Artikel i […]
Swallowing training and improved mealtime concept overcomes undernourishment problems In the autumn of 2016, the health authority in the Swedish region of Hudiksvall launched a new project together with MYoroface AB, the company behind IQoro. The goal was to create an effective model to counter undernourishment and improve quality of life for the elderly. The […]
In its homeland, Sweden, IQoro® is purchased by more than half of the regional health authorities to be issued to patients with difficulties with swallowing or speech, facial paralysis, LPR, Hiatus hernia, snoring, sleep apnoea and the other conditions that it treats. It is not available in the same way in the UK, only by […]
IQoro is a Swedish invention and product that is now being launched with real impact in the UK. IQoro has agreed to be a sponsor at three important UK and Northern Ireland stroke events. IQoro will be represented and will exhibit at the forums for stroke care professionals in Northern Ireland, Wales, and England and […]
On April 5th, Sweden’s ten most innovative entrepreneurs were bestowed with awards. MYoroface, a company connected to Uminova Innovation and Biotech Umeå, were one of the companies to receive a 200 000 SEK stipend. Read the article in Nordic Life Science – click here