[Webinar Recording] Speech, Voice, and Parkinson’s

[Webinar Recording] Speech, Voice, and Parkinson’s
Speech and voice impairments are common among people living with Parkinson’s. As many as 90% of people with Parkinson’s experience difficulties such as “hypophonia” (soft speech) or a more monotone, raspy, or breathy voiceSpeech can become less intelligible and can make communication difficult, especially if paired with facial masking (a decrease in facial expression). It will come as no surprise then that speech and voice impairments ... read more
Source: Davis Phinney FoundationPublished on 2021-01-28By Leigh Cocanougher