News tagged ‘OralCancer’ clear
- As another baseball season begins, fans will be heading to the ballpark
to watch their favorite players hit home runs, steal bases, and argue
over what's fair and foul. Unfortunately, they will also see something
else many consider to be foul — players chewing tobacco.
Tags: OralCancer, Smoking
- A new report finds more teens are taking up chewing tobacco than
cigarettes. Dana-Farber's Marshall Posner, MD, explains how smokeless
tobacco can lead to oral cancer.
- Dana-Farber experts explain how treatment summaries and care plans can
guide cancer survivors and their physicians through health care
decisions in the future.
Tags: OralCancer, Survivorship
- Oropharyngeal cancers caused by HPV are more sensitive to chemotherapy;
patients are also often younger and healthier than those with oral
cancers caused by alcohol and tobacco use.