Health Information

Overview

  • Oral Cancer Introduction

    Oral cancer is cancer that starts in the mouth or throat. Oral cancer is fairly common and very curable if found and treated at an early stage. A doctor or dentist usually finds oral cancer in its early stages because the mouth can be easily examined.

  • Oral Cancer and Tobacco

    All tobacco products, from cigarettes to snuff, contain toxins, carcinogens, and nicotine, an addictive substance.

  • Statistics About Oral Cancer

    Learn important statistics about oral cancer.

  • Oral Cancer: Symptoms

    Know the signs of oral cancer. You can check your mouth for early signs of oral cancer. All you need to do is look at your mouth in a mirror.

  • Oral Cancer: Prevention

    Tobacco and alcohol use, sun exposure and other factors can increase your risk for oral cancer.