Deborah Aloba - Singing Teacher

Deborah Aloba - Singing Teacher

Help is at Hand

If you have symptoms that suggest you may have vocal nodules:   Seek a medical opinion from a Laryngologist experienced with voice problems. The best solution is to ask your GP for a referral to a multidisciplinary voice clinic. A list of UK voice clinics is available to download here Whenever possible rest your voice and avoid speaking against noise, shouting or coughing violently. Inhale steam to soothe irritated and swollen vocal folds Keep well hydrated and avoid inhaled irritants, such as smoke. If you are a singer discuss suitable warm up exercises with your singing teacher and do not try to sing high and quiet – you will be doomed to disappointment until the nodules have resolved. If your Laryngologist refers you to a Speech and Language Therapist...