That Big @$$ Needle In My Throat – Botox In My Vocal Chords

I continued getting that big @$$ needle with the botulism jammed into my throat a few times a year, year after year. Sometimes the botox injections worked out ok, sometimes not so much. But I didn’t really feel like I had any other viable options. I basically was managing the situation and things were alright. Read more about That Big @$$ Needle In My Throat – Botox In My Vocal Chords[…]

Dragons, Spitballs & Spasmodic Dysphonia

So, I wondered… if there is no cure for Spasmodic Dysphonia, what can be done? Well, it turns out that despite the fact that there are are relatively small number of Spasmodic Dysphonia cases across the globe,  there are plenty of people peddling purported panaceas to somehow address it.  (Yes, the alliteration was intentional.  Did you like Read more about Dragons, Spitballs & Spasmodic Dysphonia[…]

I’m Being Strangled…By Spasmodic Dysphonia

He put his hands around my neck.  Then he squeezed.  Hard. A moment passed and he released. He squeezed again. I was being strangled.  I couldn’t see him and I couldn’t fight him.  But it turns out he wasn’t trying to kill me.  Just imprison me. “He” had a name: Spasmodic Dysphonia (SD).  A strange name for Read more about I’m Being Strangled…By Spasmodic Dysphonia[…]