Posts Tagged ‘ HPV ’

Your Dentist Detects More Than Cavities…

Get Screened for Oral Cancer Upwards of 48,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral cancer this year. If you’ve used tobacco or had a history of HPV, you’re at a higher risk of contracting oral cancer. Fortunately, it can be detected early. Your dentist can be the key to your diagnosis. 6 Symptoms of Oral […]

How Is HPV Connected to Oral Cancer?

Oral Cancer & HPV Oral cancer is one of the fastest growing types of cancer we are seeing today. A simple and painless test performed by your Wayne NJ dentist annually during your regular dental check-ups can certainly help identify potential warning signs of oral cancer. The Oral Cancer Foundation goes on to suggest that […]

Can You Spot The Symptoms of Oral Cancer?

Oral Cancer Symptoms According to the experts at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center – doctors in other words, not overly caffeinated dental health blog post writers – head and neck cancer encompasses a wide range of tumors that can develop in several areas of the head and neck, including the throat, larynx (voice box), nose, […]

What Are Oral Cancer Screenings & Why Do We All Need Them?

Why Get Screened for Oral Cancer at the Dentist? An oral cancer screening is usually part of a normal dental exam, where your dentist inspects your face, neck, lips, and mouth to look for any signs of oral cancer. We all need one because close to 48,250 people in the U.S. will be newly diagnosed […]

Gum Disease: The Infection Connection Between Oral & Overall Health

Wayne NJ Dental Health: Gum Disease & the Infection Connection Gum disease is more common than you may think, it has been reported that 3 out of every 4 Americans have signs of mild periodontal disease or gingivitis. There is a lot of recent research in the area of gum disease, with particular concentration on […]