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Voice may be improved by surgery

...roblems or sleep apnoea has the potential to alter voice characteristics. One solution for sleep apnoea - a...oat and nose cavity is altered. Since the way your voice sounds depends on the way vibrations from the larynx resonate in this cavity, you might expect UPPP ...

A rare complication of bowel disease

... airway inflammation. One involved the larynx - or voice box - the other the trachea, which is the tube leading from the nose to the lungs. Such inflammation leads to painful swallowing, hoarseness, shortness of breath. When examined, the airway looks red, swollen and maybe even ulcerated. The first perso...

Collagen improves voice quality in Parkinsonism

..., injecting collagen into the vocal cords improves voice problems in Parkinson's disease. One of the import...oms of Parkinson's disease is the deterioration in voice quality experienced by some patients. This problem is known as hypophonia, and is caused by muscle r...

Voice has to be looked after with care

...he population above age 50 might have some form of voice problem which can be supported by following a few ...ere is a lot of natural variation in how the human voice sounds. //But once your voice prevents you from communicating properly you may have a problem. Parki...

Conserving the larynx

... aid patients with laryngeal cancer preserve their voice box. Treatment for laryngeal cancer often includes removal of the larynx or voice box.// The patient has to learn to speak through an opening made in the throat. It may be a life-sav...

A voice saving surgery

... have to have a laryngectomy// - taking away their voice box and communication, as they know it. Here's a n...er case, she's one of those." To give Hancock her voice back, Dr. Paniello, of Washington University at St. Louis, made a speaking tube using skin tissue, a...

New Research Has Found Another Use For Botox

...ction helps restore the voices of people with // a voice disorder caused by spasms in their vocal cord musc...spasmodic dysphonia, a rare and often-misdiagnosed voice disorder that makes the voice sound strained, broken or breathy. The shots relax the muscles in the ...

Possibility Of Regaining Speech After Tongue, Voice Box Removal

...o head and neck cancer patients who have had their voice box and tongue removed. Researchers say that TEP,...ients who underwent laryngectomies (removal of the voice box) and glossectomies (removal of the tongue) were evaluated to see how they would fare after a TEP...

Strain in marriage may increase chance of heart disease for women

...r times vulnerable to heart attacks than those who voice their feelings....

New Flu Vaccine Can Give Lifetime Protection

...f the airways including the nose, sinuses, throat, voice box, and often the bronchial tubes. More on Medindia: http://www.medindia.net/patients/ PatientInfo/commoncold_about.htm...

Larynx transplant restores patient's voice after 20 years

...plant is not able to speak with a perfectly normal voice after his throat was crushed in the motorcycle acc...ups. Doctors replaced Heidler's larynx, or voice box, along with part of his trachea, throat and nerves. Because they didn't want to disrupt// the la...

Peaceful Slumber said to Restore Memories

...e study found that test subjects who listened to a voice synthesizer's murky speech understood more words a... the Neurobiology of Learning and Memory, said the voice recognition training is similar to learning a new language and is therefore more complex than being ...

Botox Found To Be Effective for Voice Tremors

... age and usually affects the hands and head. While voice tremors are not uncommon, the condition can be dis...le who suffer from it.// Previous treatments for voice tremor, such as oral medications or surgery, are not very effective and are primarily recommended fo...

Have You Ever Wondered Why Male And Female Voices Differ?

... in the auditory section of the brain and the male voice sparking activity in the "mind's eye" at the back ...aid a Scientist involved in the study. The female voice is actually more complex than the male voice due to differences in the size and shape of the vocal c...

Forensic Phonetics – Scientific Solution for Legal Problem

...ion. The forensic experts are involved in rising voice for the voiceless to ensure that the victim’s voice is heard and reciprocated through a fair judgment. It is equally important to ensure that the veil ...

WHO says MMR vaccine is safe and recommends MMR Jab to all children’

Though, some voice concerns over the use of Jab (MMR Vaccines), there seems to be an increased use of this vaccine world wide which is the only source of protection for children’s against Mumps, Measles and Rubella Infection. There is an increase of about 80% in the us...

Endoscopic Thyroidectomy Helps In Removing Thyroid Cysts

...ide while bleeding and injury to the nerves of the voice box (larynx) are operative hazards. "The advantage of this approach is the total invisibility of the scars and the clear magnified images seen during the endoscopic operation. The safety of the operation rested largely on the superb quality of the i...

Yoga, ayurveda being documented to stop patent misuse

...public property. The documentation includes texts, voice and visuals is expected to be completed before March 2007. Nearly hundreds of experts have been working on the project and 54 ancient books regarding research on ayurveda, 35 for unani and 15 for siddha have been referred to enable documentation of ...

Calls to combat deafness after chemotherapy

...k, a leading British oncologist has also added her voice to this cause, "Permanent side-effects are the most damaging, and hearing loss is one which affects everyday life and development." She feels that with adequate incentive an otoprotectant drug could be on the market within two years....

Testosterone Therapy can improve sexual function in postmenopausal women

... effects with long term testosterone usage such as voice changes, increased body and facial hair, acne and other undesirable defeminizing side-effects. The authors do caution that adding testosterone to HT is not a panacea for sexual dysfunction in women and that a comprehensive approach is recommended. ...

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