|Mechanic Talks About Terrifying Moments During Fire|
Fairman is nursing a paralyzed vocal cord and burns on his forehead and hand, after he was caught inside a burning building last month. "I was in a big panic, yeah. That's the only thing that ran through my mind was getting out," says Fairman. He ...
WTAJ - Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:37
|Susan Vollenweider: From talker to soft talker to no talker|
Not a slow, frozen, cramped, stalled or wonky vocal cord … a PARALYZED vocal cord. My jam was jammed. I added a few more answers to my FAQ: No, I didn't break it from overuse. Yes, I heard that joke before. I'm smiling on the inside. Yes, not being ...
Kansas City Star - Wed, 25 Feb 2015 14:18
|Health mystery: What was wrong with the professor's voice?|
At Leahy's suggestion, Cutter began working with a speech pathologist near her home in an effort to strengthen her vocal cords. She returned to Penn in February 2009 for the first in a series of Botox injections. The paralytic agent, which is used in ...
Arizona Daily Star - Tue, 24 Feb 2015 19:00
|Tay-Sachs and the Irish Community|
The incurable disease renders kids paralyzed, mute and blind, usually killing them by age 10. It's caused by the lack of hexosaminidase A (HEXA)—one of ... Even the ones that work his vocal cords have failed. “Danny used to babble, but he doesn't ...
Mainline Today - Mon, 23 Feb 2015 11:30
|Choir Director Battles Vocal Cord Injury|
After major vocal cord surgery to correct a paralyzed left vocal cord, Barbara Roberts, director of The College's Gospel Choir, was unable to speak or sing properly for a year. "I was lost without my voice," Roberts said, "Singing and music were the ...
Quo Vadis - Wed, 18 Feb 2015 10:35
While in high school, he had aspirations of becoming a film actor in Los Angeles, but at the age of 20, he suffered an accident that left his vocal cords paralyzed, causing him to stutter. This life-changing injury sparked a new interest for Lynch in ...
The Rotunda - Fri, 20 Feb 2015 14:18
|Cook Medical introduces new SialoCath Salivary Duct Catheter|
Cook launched its OHNS division in Europe in 2013 and has since released a number of products to treat salivary gland disease, chronic rhinosinusitis, vocal cord paralysis and obstructive sleep apnoea. ADNFCR-8000103-ID-801777124-ADNFCR.
Zenopa - Wed, 25 Feb 2015 05:52
|Voice Changes in Pets: More Serious Than You Think|
Breed Acquired paralysis — St. Bernards, Newfounlands, Irish Setters, and Labrador and Golden Retrievers are prone to laryngeal paralysis later in life. Tumors and cancer — Primary tumors of the nerves that control the vocal cords can cause a loss of ...
Philly.com (blog) - Wed, 04 Feb 2015 11:18