Archive for the ‘ Oral Cancer ’ Category
Oral Health: Get Your Oral Cancer Screening
Did you know that mouth cancer is the sixth most common cancer worldwide? The sad truth is that oral cancers are more than twice as common in men as in women, and the fastest growing group of oral cancer patients are young, healthy, nonsmoking individuals. Now is the time to be proactive and get yourself […]
Oral Cancer Awareness Month
Each April we recognize Oral Cancer Awareness Month – a time to learn about this disease, support those with cancer, and advocate for a cure. Every sixty minutes someone in the U.S. will die from oral and pharyngeal cancer. Of those newly diagnosed with oral cancer, nearly 40% will die within the first five years. […]
Oral Cancer: Early Detection Saves Lives!
The early bird, as always, catches the fattest of worms. This catch phrase rings true when it comes to treating oral cancer. Every year, there are roughly 35,000 people in America diagnosed with oral cancer. Despite its high incidence in the population, it is considered as one of the least understood condition amongst the general […]