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How Air Pollution Is Making Our Kids Overweight and Sick

July 26th, 2017|

There are many ways air pollution can impact our well being, but recent studies show a direct connection between poor air quality and asthma and

Is My Sore Throat a Sign of Something Serious?

July 24th, 2017|

A sore throat is right up there with a stuffy or runny nose on the list of common symptoms. But common doesn’t equal harmless. Read

The Keck Effect: More Conversations

March 22nd, 2017|

When Theresa Vitale began losing her voice for months at a time, she knew she needed help.
Theresa Vitale’s initials are “TV,” so it’s only fitting

Introducing the New USC Voice Center

June 14th, 2016|

The mission of the USC Voice Center is to improve the quality of life for individuals with voice, swallowing and airway disorders.
The center achieves this

Addressing Age-Related Changes In Voice And Swallowing

June 14th, 2016|

Age-related voice alterations (dysphonia or presbyphonia) can affect 1 in 3 elderly individuals and significantly impact the quality of life.
Physicians at the USC Voice Center

These Doctors Keep Singers, Musicians and Actors in Peak Shape

May 27th, 2016|

Keck Medicine of USC specialists keep performing artists in the spotlight.
Javen Smith was singing for hours a day preparing for a major role in a USC

Meet Michael Johns, III, MD, Professor Of Clinical Otolaryngology

May 20th, 2016|

Michael Johns III, MD is professor of clinical otolaryngology – head and neck surgery and division director of laryngology at the Tina and Rick Caruso Department

Is Your Voice Changing Due To Acid Reflux?

April 5th, 2016|

Acid reflux occurs when acidic stomach juices back up from the stomach into the esophagus. There are two different kinds of acid reflux: GERD and

Meet Karla O’Dell, MD, Assistant Professor of Clinical Otolaryngology

March 21st, 2016|

Karla O’Dell, MD, is assistant professor of clinical otolaryngology – head and neck surgery in the Tina and Rick Caruso Department of Otolaryngology – Head and