Kennedy's Voice Draws Attention to Rare Disorder

When Robert Kennedy Jr. appeared on "Larry King Live" Monday, he hoped to gain attention for energy conservation. But as the public listened to his stilted, strained voice, he also drew attention to another cause. Following the broadcast, Internet forum questions about his health multiplied. Was it a cold, or was it something serious like lung cancer? What made him sound as if he was choking up? In truth, Kennedy has a condition called spasmodic dysphonia, a specific form of an involuntary...Full Story
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