Tag: Cancer Survivor

Bracebridge Dental Care — Free Screenings — Bracebridge, Canada

April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and on April 13th, Bracebridge Dental Care will host a free oral, head and neck cancer screening from 9:00am to 11:30am at 29 Ann Street in Bracebridge. Dr. Ken Hawthorn and his team will collect key medical and social history that target predisposing conditions for oral, head and neck.

The HPV Vaccine: Preventing Cancer Beats Curing It

By: Stewart Lyman, Ph.D., HPV-related Tonsil Cancer Survivor You don’t have to be an oncologist to know that fighting cancer is tough. Nearly 1.7 million Americans will be diagnosed with cancer this year, and about 600,000 will die from the disease. But here’s some good news: overall U.S. cancer deaths have been in a steep.

Let’s Talk About Support

By: Don Sublett, Stage VI Tongue Cancer Survivor and HNCA Ambassador What does a person need in order to make it through the difficult treatment for any head and neck cancer, or for that matter any cancer? The obvious things immediately come to mind: ideally, an early diagnosis, good doctors, a solid treatment plan with.



As a decade-long survivor of stage IV tongue cancer and Founder of WesternOhio Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Support, Hank refers to head and neck cancer as an “orphan” cancer: “Very little is known about head and neck cancer, and comparatively, it receives less attention than other cancers. HNCA is working to change this.Hank Deneski
Survivor of Stage IV tongue cancer and Founder of WesternOhio Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Support

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