Laryngitis

By Jocelyn N. & Kayla K.

Can you speak at all? If you can't you might have laryngitis!

Definition

Your vocal cords become inflamed and swollen. This causes your cords to not work properly.

Symptoms

Symptoms are no voice or little squeaks. You might feel pain when you swallow.

Causes

One of the causes is yelling and screaming. Your stomach can also cause laryngitis.

Treatment

A few of the treatments are fluids, resting, and no talking or little sentences.

Prevention

Try to not yell or talk much. Do not smoke at all and keep away from people that do.

Fluids, resting, and no talking and little sentences