Learning how to transition back to oral eating (whilst TUBE feeding) can be confusing, scary and fraught with stress and anxiety. Eating more via mouth, maintaining weight and covering dietitian recommendations is not straight forward. Transitioning back to oral eating involves your mind, food and body and those elements are the cornerstones (fundamentals) in getting you back to oral eating.
Caring for your thoughts, being organised and understanding your options for medical & auxiliary team support. Setting up your kitchen, meal plans, shopping lists, recipes and methodologies for chewing & swallowing real food.
The key to transitioning using the four “S’s” stock, sauce, soup & smoothies.
Types of exercise and stretching that aids anatomical processes of swallowing.
Through discussion, an online community, videos and resource library, you can progress your way to tube free living.