In some cases, simply improving posture can alleviate the problem.
Try these simple exercises at home in front of the mirror.
The rigidity of Parkinson`s affects the muscles involved in the voluntary and involuntary swallowing processes. This will create a build-up, followed by an overflow and acute embarrassment.
We all swallow more than 500 times a day and usually clear our mouths subconsciously but the rigidity and slowness of movement that people with Parkinson’s experience will reduce this considerably. As a result a pooling of saliva occurs which can cause a soreness and rawness of the skin on the chin; clothes can become stained and many people suffer from a stale breath as a result.