Posts Tagged ‘voice’


Voice changes for early Parkinson’s diagnosis?

Voice changes for early Parkinson’s diagnosis? Researchers at Monash University in Melbourne are studying the vocal cords of people with Parkinson’s to determine whether measuring voice changes – an early sign of the condition –could improve early diagnosis. As part of the trial, 31 people with different severities of Parkinson’s…


Joan saves her voice

Joan saves her voice! At 65 Joan Norrie has been living with Parkinson’s for more than twenty years. The disease came upon her as a busy mum; she juggled work, family, and a complex medication regime until ultimately electing to undergo Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) surgery in 2013. The positive…

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