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Chronic Laryngitis risks
Chronic Laryngitis

  • Singing
  • Shouting
  • Respiratory Tract Infections
  • Chronic Disease of Respiratory System
  • GERD
  • Smoking
  • Alcohol consumption
  • Sore Throat
  • Polyps
  • Nerve injury
  • In many cases, a combination of lifestyle changes and OTC medications can help manage heartburn. Learn about the available OTCs.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Find out about GERD in children, what causes it, and how to treat it.
    Source:HLCMS
  • If lifestyle changes and medication don't help manage your GERD symptoms, surgery may be your best option. Learn about surgery options such as fundoplication and Stretta procedure.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Acid reflux symptoms are caused when stomach contents flow up from the stomach back into the esophagus, causing symptoms like heartburn, stomach pain, and burping.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Nicotine addiction occurs when a person becomes addicted to nicotine, which is a chemical found in tobacco. The addiction is physical, mental, and behavioral.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A sore throat refers to pain, itchiness, or irritation of the throat. You may have difficulty swallowing food and liquids, and increased pain when you swallow.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pharyngitis is inflammation of the pharynx, which is in the back of the throat. It's often referred to simply as ''sore throat.'' Get the facts on how to treat and prevent it.
    Source:HLCMS
  • A polyp biopsy involves the removal of a small sample of tissue from a polyp. Learn about the polyp biopsy procedure, purpose, and risks.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Polyps are usually abnormal, benign growths of tissue in any organ with blood vessels. But they can become cancerous. Learn what to do if you have polyps.
    Source:HLCMS
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