Oral Cancer

Three Tips to Keep Your Gums Healthy and Happy

  Keeping your gums healthy is vital to ensuring that your mouth stays clean and your teeth stay intact and in pristine condition. Incorporating a few simple steps into your daily oral hygiene routine will keep your teeth and gums healthy, happy and your smile shining bright for years to come. Floss Like a Boss […]

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Smoking and Oral Cancer

Oral cancer is a cancer that develops within the mouth or oral cavity. But it doesn’t just affect the mouth, it can involve the lips, tongue, throat, salivary glands, pharynx, larynx and sinuses. There are many factors that can cause oral cancer, but smoking is one of the biggest lifestyle choices that can increase the […]

Oral Cancer: Facts, Screenings, Treatments

This year, an estimated 45,780 Americans will be diagnosed with some form of oral cancer.  And more than 8,600 people will die from this disease, according to the National Cancer Institute. But, there’s an upside. Over the last 30 years, the incidence of oral cancer has been slowly declining. Every day, there’s more that patients […]