Laryngopharyngeal Reflux Management and Lifestyle Changes

Laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) occurs when the liquid, food, and/or gas contents of the stomach leak back up through the esophagus into the voice box (larynx) and/or the back of throat (pharynx).

Vaping Is Not a Safe Alternative to Smoking

Vaping, the use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) or other Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS), has increased in recent years compared to the use of traditional cigarettes.

Hearing Loss with the Use of Protective Face Masks

For those with underlying hearing loss or impairment, face masks can introduce a new, unexpected barrier to communicating with others, whether they are currently using hearing aids or not.

Tips for Maintaining a Healthy Voice

Maintaining a healthy voice is important for establishing and preserving relationships and communicating adequately with others.

Learn More about Your Voice

Voice is the sound that is made when your vocal cords vibrate together as air passes through the larynx (your voice box).

Falls Prevention for Older Adults

Falls and their resulting injuries, disability, loss of independence, and impact on family members are among the most serious health issues affecting older adults.

Secondhand Smoke and Children

Secondhand smoke is a combination of the smoke from a burning cigarette and the smoke exhaled by a smoker. It contaminates the air and is collected in clothing, hair, curtains, and furniture.

Facial Sports Injuries

Participating in sports is a great way to stay healthy and active, but facial sports injuries are all too common, whether you’re playing softball, basketball, football, soccer, bicycling, or nearly any kind of physical activity.