• COPD and Swallowing

    Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe. COPD comes with a variety of challenges. One common but not often discussed difficulty is trouble swallowing (also called dysphagia).   Breathing is an important…

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  • Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month

    September is Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month, an annual event to spread awareness of the effects and the importance of early diagnosis and treatment of thyroid cancer. The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland located at the base of the neck just below the…

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  • Anxiety Can Affect Your Throat

    Anxiety can cause physical symptoms in just about any area of your body. But the throat seems to be a hotspot. There are multiple throat problems that can occur as a direct result of anxiety. Since there are multiple throat problems that anxiety can cause, it’ll…

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  • 5 Ways To Improve Your Voice

    What’s the secret of all great communicators? It’s all in the delivery. Here’s how to enhance, tone, and take care of your speaking voice. 1. Slow Down One of the most important things you can do to improve the clarity of your message is to slow down. People…

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