Category: Vocal cord paralysis

Wall Street Journal talks voice treatment

• March 19, 2013 • Comments (0)

Great article , audio, and video Friday in the Wall Street Journal, which talks about voice therapy and the medical procedures that can restore voices when conventional speech therapy fails.   Speech therapy sometimes works, and if that fails vocal cords can be injected with collagen substances that “plump up” the vocal cords.  If the vocal [...]

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Category: St. Michael's Hospital Voice Chair, Vocal cord paralysis, Voice problem, Voice surgery, Voice treatment

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Stars come out for voice treatment

• March 13, 2013 • Comments (0)

It was time to bump up awareness for voice treatment in Canada.   We figured that singers, actors, and other voice pros would be very interested in keeping Canada’s busiest voice clinic going, and we were right.  We decided to ask a bunch of them to do a short video about their own experiences with voice [...]

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Overview of the vocal cords

• February 25, 2013 • Comments (0)

Simple, clear drawing of the vocal cords, from Massachusetts General Hospital’s voice clinic.  They’ve treated Adele, Steven Tyler, and Lionel Ritchie, among others.

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Halfway to $3 million for a chair in voice care!

• February 22, 2013 • Comments (0)

A small team of 8-10 volunteers has raised over $1.65 million towards a Chair in Voice Care and Research at St. Michael’s Hospital (SMH) in Toronto.   A fully funded endowed “chair”, which is simply a permanently reserved bucket of money that kicks off interest every year, is $3 million.    We’re more than halfway there!  This [...]

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