Erica Wollman

Erica Wollman is a speech pathologist and swallow therapist with Bayada Nurses, a provider of home nursing services, based in southern New Jersey. She speaks on swallowing issues to cancer groups and has participated in the American Cancer Society's Look Good, Feel Better program.

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How Can I Get Someone With a Damaged Sense of Taste to Eat? — Apr 12, 2010
Many conditions, such as stroke, Alzheimer's, and cancer, cause people to lose or change their sense of taste. Treatments including radiation and chemo also affect the sens...
What's a Good Alternative for Someone Who Doesn't Like the Taste and Texture of Commercial Thickeners? — Apr 01, 2010
Most commercial thickeners are essentially modified cornstarch, and -- to me, at least -- some of them do taste pretty nasty. However, it's worth experimenting with differe...