Altered Textures

Thickening Agents for Dysphagia

Modifying Food Texture for the Older Adult

Swallowing Problems and the Older Adult

Preparation of Pureed Foods

Pureed Foods, Thickened Beverages, and Water Needs

Pureed Foods for Swallowing Problems

Pureed Foods and Fiber 

What is a Balanced Diet?

Eating Well with Canada’s Food Guide

Grocery Shopping the Healthy Way

Tips to Manage Constipation

Increasing Fiber Intake


How much Protein?

Amounts of Protein in Common Foods

Amounts of Protein in Common Foods

Medication Information

Dopamine Agonists: Ropinirole (ReQuip®), Pramipexole (Mirapex®)

LEVODOPA / CARBIDOPA (sometimes called L-dopa, Levodopa, Levocarb, or Sinemet®)
PROLOPA® (Levodopa/ Benserazide)
STALEVO® (Levodopa/ Carbidopa/ Entacapone)
Entacapone (Comtan®)
Amantadine (Symmetrel®)
Anticholinergic medications
MAO-B Inhibitors: Selegiline (Deprenyl®, Eldepryl®) and Rasagiline (Azilect®)