"It's very important that the patient be proactive both during and after treatment. The amount of exercise, for example, is very important." — Robert Haddad, MD
After treatment for head and neck cancers such as thyroid or laryngeal cancers, survivors may face challenges that include dental issues, swallowing problems, intolerance to certain types of food, neck stiffness, or pain from scarring and fibrosis. There are ways to overcome such challenges.
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