Have you heard of Dysphonia or Laryngeal Dystonia?

Dysphonia or Laryngeal Dystonia is a voice disorder or a type of Dystonia (Neurological Movement Disorder), where spasms are experienced in the muscles of the larynx (voice box) that cause the voice to sound tight, strained or hoarse. There a number of types of Dystonia which can affect speech or voice and make it difficult to communicate.

World Voice Day What is Dysphonia

 

Please help us spread awareness! 

Australian Dysphonia Network → Living with a voice disorder

Brain Foundation → Spasmodic Dystonia

National Spasmodic Dysphonia Association (NSDA) → Spasmodic Dysphonia

The Dystonia Society (UK) → Laryngeal dystonia

World Voice Day → Voice Caring

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