Health Hub: Voice Injuries

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On average, teachers are more than twice as likely as non-teachers to have voice problems and three times more likely to see a doctor about the issue.The symptoms of vocal fatigue include hoarseness, vocal tiredness, muscle pains, and lost or cracked notes. This can lead to long-term vocal damage. According to the research, there are gender differences in the laryngeal system and pulmonary usage that make women more prone to voice problems.