posted on October 1, 2009 - 3:27pm
QUEST Vol. 16, No. 4
Ken Lang’s OPMD symptoms began with swallowing problems, when he was about 50. “They were fairly mild at first,” he says. “There were certain foods I could no longer eat,” such as rice and ground beef. “I couldn’t eat a hamburger. I couldn’t swallow it. It would get stuck. I’d have to cough it up, or I’d feel a sensation of choking. Over the course of time, the symptoms got a little worse, and my...