Support Group Meeting with ALS – Summary Report

We conducted a support with ALS Mumbai at L H Hiranandani Hospital on Sunday, May 26, 2019. The participants were patients and caregivers of ALS. We started the session with an introduction. There was presentation from a dietitian on importance of nutrition and how to prepare food retaining nutritional values. There was also presentation from a gastrointestinalist who spoke about importance of PEG tube and how it’s essential to put at the early stages of disease. A speech therapist also gave some inputs on swallowing techniques.
As a way of closing the meeting, we did a guided meditation.

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