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27 December 2023

You may be wondering how a laryngectomy will affect your breathin…

Preparing for laryngectomy surgert
08 February 2023
It is more than likely you will visit the hospital the day before your surgery is scheduled. This is so the clinical team can get you 100% prepared for your surgery.
Preparing for laryngectomy
07 February 2023
Your voice is a big part of your identity. It’s how you express your thoughts, feelings and ideas. A laryngectomy will change how you speak, but most people are able to regain their voice but in different ways.
08 February 2022
If your doctor hasn’t already talked to you about an HME, make sure to ask them for information.  
Breathing and speaking through your stoma after a laryngectomy
08 February 2022
Of all cancer diagnoses, one percent are laryngeal cancer. Typical symptoms are a sore throat, voice changes and possible ear pain.
Going through a total laryngectomy
08 February 2022
My name is Alan Spinks and I wrote this with the hope that it will help other people who are about to have or have had a total laryngectomy.