In this lively episode of Back to Health, Christine Murphy Estes, MM, MA-CCC/SLP and Scott Sussman, M.S., CCC-SLP, discuss combatting vocal fatigue in a virtual world. They share how our new remote working environments can put pressure on the voice and what symptoms can indicate a potential vocal problem. They also discuss the variety of interventions that are available to help care for the voice, such as vocal hygiene programs for those using telecommunication devices. Finally, the providers give a lesson in vocal health and how to take care of the voice while working from home.
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