Over 4.4 million Australians facing communication and swallowing difficulties that impact their quality of life.

These difficulties encompass a range of issues that hinder their ability to interact effectively and consume food safely.

As a result, addressing these challenges is crucial for enhancing the well-being and daily experiences of this substantial portion of the Australian population.

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Produced By: Moemina Shukur

Featured In Story: Kathryn McKinley – Speech Pathology Australia President,

First aired on The Wire, Tuesday 22 August 2023