Archive for the ‘Oral Cancer’ Category

Does Your Dentist Screen For Cancer?

At Comfort Dental Spa we do. Over the past decade oral and oropharyngeal cancers have been on the rise. This year alone nearly 46,000 people will be diagnosed with oral cancer in the U.S. Such cancers present in the mouth, in the back of the mouth (the oropharynx), and on the lip. Presently, the death […]

Are You Oral Cancer Free?

While many people are aware of oral cancer they mistakenly think that only tobacco users can develop it. The truth is that 25 percent of people who are diagnosed with oral cancer do not smoke or drink. The risk for individuals who smoke or drink may be higher, but whether you use tobacco and alcohol […]