Tips to Keep You Talkin' (and Singin') - #6 of 8 - Clearing Throat/ Coughing
Next: Clearing your throat constantly, or coughing - like using sandpaper on your vocal folds.
No. 6: Repeatedly clearing the throat or coughing may irritate vocal fold tissues. Sipping water, swallowing or sucking on a cough drop may ease the irritation in the throat