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I have a sore troath since Monday, but luckly not bad enough to lose my voice. It's a bit brothering... How to cure it? Thanks.

I have a sore troath since Monday, but luckly not bad enough to lose my voice. It's a bit brothering... How to cure it? Thanks.

Sore throat: You can gargle with warm salt water. 2 to 3 tap salt to one quart of water. Take Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin for the pain. If this does not work then see your family doctor for Flonase nasal spray for the post nasal drip. Hope you feel better! ...Read more

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How can I cure a sore throat and make sure i don't lose my voice?

How can I cure a sore throat and make sure i don't lose my voice?

Sore throat: There are many causes to sore throats, for example tonsillitis, pharyngitis, the common cold, acid reflux, throat muscle strains, or even various growths in the throat. The most common cause is typically the common cold, and for this you can try salt water gargles, but it may still occur. ...Read more

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How can I fake sick, or lose your voice?

Why: would a doctor want to give your directions on how to fake an illness? Come on now. ...Read more

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Could whispering make you lose your voice?

Could whispering make you lose your voice?

If you whisper: LOUDLY - it can cause a strain on vocal cords. ...Read more

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What are the causes & cure of voice problem ?

What are the causes & cure of voice problem ?

Many causes & cure: The voice is produced by voice box called larynx. Any anatomical abnormality like paralysis , polyp or cancer can change voice. Nasal deformity is an other reason. It can be temporary by constant crying or high pitch singing. It can be effected by diseases like parkinson's, stroke, depression. There are many causes and you have to treat the cause. See ENT doctor & speech pathologist. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it possible for you to lose your voice forever?

Is it possible for you to lose your voice forever?

Aphonia: Depends on the cause &extent of injury to the vocal cords. ...Read more

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Ok so how do you lose your voice? The most effective way?

Ok so how do you lose your voice? The most effective way?

You want to lose it?: I'm thinking you mean the best way to get it back. If so - give it total (TOTAL) rest for several days. No whispering or mouthing words at all. Writing is the safest, but even then try not to be saying the words in your head. All those things pull on the vocal cords a bit. I did it personally and it works best if you don't do them. To lose it - surgery, I guess, but few Drs would do it. Why? ...Read more

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What can keep me from losing my voice?

What can keep me from losing my voice?

Hoarseness: The most common cause of recurrent hoarseness are voice overuse or voice abuse. Screaming, shouting or prolonged talking in a loud volume will result in hoarseness. Do not clear your throat or make yourself cough. Good hydration and proper voice hygiene is the key for prevention! ...Read more

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Why i never lose my voice?

Perhaps: you treat your vocal cords nicely (i.e. not screaming) & perhaps when you have had viral infections they didn't go straight for your larynx. Consider yourself lucky. I was a cheerleader in high school - and typically had lost my voice by the time I had to sing in church choir on Sunday mornings. Avoid voice strain. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for losing your voice?

What is the treatment for losing your voice?

Voice rest: Hoarseness is most commonly caused by overuse, smoking or acid reflux. Avoid screaming and whispering. See an ENT specialist for hoarseness lasting longer than 2 weeks. www.richmondent.com. ...Read more

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