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Fix the problem: To fix the nasality of your voice would not be effective unless the problem causing it has been fixed. To know more about your problem, you would want to tell us what other symptoms you're having - nasal congestion, runny nose, sore throat, drainage out of your nose or postnasal drip, etc. ...Read more
I have a nasal voice since birth first I don't recognise it but slowly I recognise that I'm nasal I have no allergies so give me some tips?
See Allergist: Might be worthwhile seeing an Allergist for further workup and evaluation. Skin testing or blood testing for sensitivity to both indoor/outdoor allergens is indicated if you are having congestion, running, sneezing, etc. Once sensitivities are determined then a better treatment regimen can be prescribed. ...Read more
I have a very nasal voice. I also have allergies,I don't think it's from stuffy nose because sometimes I don't have a stuffy nose but still am nasal.
Check with doctor: I have found that many people have got used to their nasal stuffiness even when it is present. Your perception of not having stuffy nose may well be what you have got used to. See your doctor when you think you don't have any nasal problem and see what he finds. I'd bet that you do always have moderate degree of nasal stuffiness. ...Read more
I have a nasal voice. Although I am not able to hear it, others say that my voice is nasal. Can it be corrected? If so then what is the surgery called
Nasal voice: If you sound like your nose is always stuffed up, surgery might improve your voice, but there are some medications which might help, too. I would go to see an ENT to evaluate your nasal airway to see what is the problem (allergies, deviated septum, large adenoid, etc.). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Since birth,2 yr old sounds like she's snoring, even when awake.Has a very nasal voice.doesn't have sleep apnoea.dr says chest clear.what could it be?
Nasal voice: You could have a narrowing of your nasal passages, possibly due to an anatomical variant or a polyp obstructing the nasal passage. Most commonly seasonal allergies are the cause. I recommend over the counter non drowsy cetirizine or pseudoephedrine, if that is the cause. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've had nasal sounding voice my whole life, is there any way to reduce the nasal sounds while speaking?
Seek a referral : With the speech pathologist via your primary care physician to get objective measurements of your voice production. If not severe and they would recommend and do speech therapy measures.If severe enough it could be concluded that see an ear nose and throat doctor would need to see you to consider a corrective measure. Take care ...Read more
Could rhinoplasty improve my singing voice? I have a very nasal singing voice. Is it possible for a rhinoplasty to correct this?
Voice changes: Rhinoplasty and particularly septoplasty can cause changes in the voice. This is particularly in the case of an obstructed nasal airway with a nasal voice. When the obstruction is relieved, the voice might change with this as well. I would not depend on this procedure alone to change your voice, however, as voice production is more complex than this. Try voice therapy first. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers