reading this article so reminded me of six miserable months of my life when I had stomach acid burn s in my larynx and on two separate occasion had swelling so severe I could not breathe. I began the weekly cycle of seeing a Laryngologist to be scoped to assess the status of my larynx and yes saying eeeere. My larynx looked like a bright red volcano on the doctor's screen. Finally the lisinopril cough which irritated my throat went away, the not eating after 5pm, the total elinimination of lemon, mint tomato, soft drinks and the controlling of my dust, trees and grass allergy and the 6 inch blocks raising the head of my bed allowed my larynx to heal. I will not ever miss the feeling of anesthetized nose and throat for the scoping ruining my ability to swallow and taste for a day, a numbing that burning and hurt for hours. I had a different path than Sarah but I can so feel so many of herf tastes, sights smells and sensations. I wish her the very best, she is wise , brave, smart and so very able to turn a word magically.

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Retired Licensed Clinical Social Worker with practice specialties in Geriatrics, Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Gender Therapy

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Frank Vozak

Frank Vozak

Retired Licensed Clinical Social Worker with practice specialties in Geriatrics, Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Gender Therapy

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