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New neuromuscular treatment for Hiatus hernia shortens intervention times for Healthcare Professionals and patients

Swedish Associate Professors Thomas Franzén and Mary Hägg have written a book chapter for IntechOpen, the world’s leading publisher of Open Access books. The conclusions are that reflux is most commonly caused by Hiatus hernia and that this can be treated successfully with neuromuscular training. The treatment also shortens intervention times for Healthcare Professionals as […]

Swedish neuromuscular training device referenced in NICE pathway for treatment of reflux diseases in the NHS

In the UK, the National Health Service (NHS) is advised by, amongst others, The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE), who provide national guidance and advice to improve health and social care, have updated guidelines on two pathways that recommend treatments for reflux diseases. Both highlight IQoro as a treatment: – Managing gastro-oesophageal reflux […]

Mary Hägg awarded Associate Professor status at Uppsala University

Scientist, innovator and registered dentist Mary Hägg has recently been awarded the title of Docent/Associate Professor in experimental ear, nose and throat diseases at Uppsala University. Her wide-ranging research centres on neuromuscular training and how it can be used to treat a range of conditions from Hiatus hernia, reflux and sleep apnoea to speech and […]

International Reflux Day inaugurated on 9th November

More than 20% of the world’s population suffer from reflux and endure symptoms like heartburn, acid reflux and thick phlegm. In many cases so severely that it is difficult to eat normally – or even to lie down and sleep. To draw attention to this global problem MYoroface AB, manufacturer of IQoro, has instituted International […]

Swallowing difficulties hit elderly especially hard – but are treatable

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 […]

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ACNR post: IQoro for stroke-related dysphagia

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.

ACNR writes about IQoro

Ground-breaking results presented by a UK-based Speech and Language Therapist

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 […]

Swedish National Radio: Many elderly people have difficulty swallowing

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

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 […]