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How do I manage my voice disorder on a daily basis?

Managing your voice disorder on a daily basis will involve treating its symptoms and underlying cause. Typically voice disorders are brought on by vocal misuse or abuse (speaking a lot or in a way that might damage your voice). Refraining from misusing or abusing your voice and learning proper techniques for speaking and singing can do a lot to help resolve your voice disorder. Treating the underlying cause of your voice disorder—such as laryngitis, vocal polyps, or throat cancer—can also help you to recover.

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