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Treatments for Oral Cancer

Treatments for Oral Cancer

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
Cancer cells and tumors can develop almost anywhere in the body, including inside a person’s mouth – from the gums to the lips to the tongue or inside the cheeks.

What Is Oral Cancer and its Causes

What Is Oral Cancer and its Causes

by Alex Hirsch (SU)
Mention oral cancer and what comes to mind? Perhaps a lifelong smoker or tobacco chewer who has lesions in their cheek or gums.

Toothache Pain: When does it become Something to Worry About?

Toothache Pain: When does it become Something to Worry About?

by Yenny (SU)
How can one tiny tooth affect your entire being? To be sure, a great way to ruin you day is to have a toothache. But when does toothache pain become something to worry about? And when is it time to seek medical attention? Here are some of the most common causes of toothache pain, and recommendations when you should start to worry and call your physician.

Unknown Things That Dentists Treat

Unknown Things That Dentists Treat

by Shearly (SU)
If you have had regular dentist checkups, you probably have a good idea about the things they look out for and treat. And, chances are, you may have been treated for things such as:

Are You at Risk for Oral Cancer?

Are You at Risk for Oral Cancer?

by Natalie (SU)
Oral cancer makes up nearly 3% of cancers diagnosed in the United States. It can occur inside the mouth, throat, neck, or lips. Routine dental checkups involve screening for different forms of oral cancer, as well as providing tips for cleaning and prevention. Find out some oral cancer risk factors and whether you should be concerned.