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Allergy Season Voice Care

Voice Care in Allergy Season I’m not much of a gardener, but this spring I clearly saw the jade plant on my porch plumping out thicker-than-usual green leaves, after our winter of much-higher-than-average rain. Thriving plant life means more air-borne spores springing forth, to which human bodies often react badly. Rather than mutual celebration, the […]

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Wild Fires and Your Voice

Here in California, wild fires season gets longer every year.  Each time the fires get close to L.A. County, voice clients ask how to cope with the smoke that turns our sky such an eerie yellow-gray. Here are my suggestions: SHOULD I STILL WARM UP? If you don’t have chronic breathing or heart problems, and […]

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Singers’ Guide to Throat Lozenges

Before you use an over-the-counter throat lozenge, think carefully about why you want one. The most common reasons why people use lozenges are (1) a hoarse-sounding voice, (2) throat pain, (3) cough. Sometimes these symptoms occur together, sometimes not. They are relieved by different ingredients, and some of those ingredients have side effects that you […]

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