The goal of throat cancer treatment is to eradicate as much of the cancer as possible and preserve as much of your voice as possible. But if a partial or total removal of your voice box (larynx) is necessary, the recovery process will include learning to speak without your vocal cords.
You might be surprised to learn that the sexually transmitted human papilloma virus (HPV) is a leading cause of throat cancers, and it spreads from person to person via oral sex.
When it comes to tobacco, smokeless doesn’t mean harmless. Learn the health dangers of dip, and the benefits of quitting, in this interactive graphic.
It can be hard to know what questions to ask when your doctor says you have cancer. Since oncologists often present “just the facts,” without necessarily opening up the floor for questions, it’s good to be proactive. After a cancer diagnosis, here are seven questions I suggest patients ask: 1. Where do you recommend getting … Read More
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Men and boys need the HPV vaccine too to protect them from human papillomavirus. Learn more.