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Fatigue and poor health, anxiety and depression (physiological, affective and cognitive factors) may have a major impact on patients with functional dysphonia (FD), leading to time off work, reduced activity, and social withdrawal, all of which could further perpetuate and/or cause anxiety, low mood, fatigue and reduced voice use.
Two-thirds of Americans with voice problems don't seek medical care either because they don't know treatment is available or because they think the problem will just go away.
NEW YORK, April 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A medley of rock 'n rollers, sopranos and musical theater singers in the New York area received a comprehensive voice check-up and a stroboscopic exam of their vocal cords as part of an annual Voice Screening for Professional Singers, sponsored by The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary and MusiCares, the charitable arm of the national Recording Academy.
Hoarseness, a common and widespread vocal health issue, is the chief complaint of patients in an inner city pediatric voice clinic.
A study of 248 participants with a median age of 82.4 found 11 percent were hard of hearing and had vocal problems, U.S.
Hearing and vocal problems go hand-in-hand among the elderly more frequently than previously thought, according to researchers at Duke University Medical Center.
The breathy, hoarse voice of seniors is often considered a normal sign of aging, but U.S. doctors say it's a false perception, U.S. researchers say. Lead author Dr.
By Meg Haskell, Bangor Daily News, Maine Jun. 29--Add "irritable larynx syndrome" to the litany of ills related to Americans' poor health habits.
The New York Otolaryngology Group (NYOG), recognized as one of the nation's leading otolaryngology practices, announced today that Dr.