Child lung health not improved by low emission zone drive
Low emission zone led to ‘modest’ improvement to air quality Related items fromOnMedica Create more ‘no idling’ zones to curb air pollution, councils urged Prioritise all forms of pollution as health hazards, policy makers urged Experts to look at impact of indoor air pollution on child health Air pollution may be linked to heightened dementia risk Air pollution link to heightened mouth cancer risk (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 15, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Cancer warning - does your mouth look like this? How to reveal your risk
CANCER symptoms vary from person to person, and are dependent on which part of the body is affected by a tumour. You could reveal your risk of the deadly condition by looking in your mouth. These are the warning signs of mouth cancer. Are you at risk? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Public awareness of mouth cancer symptoms low, despite sharp rise in cases
Disease accounts for more than 8000 diagnoses and nearly 3000 deaths every year Related items fromOnMedica JCVI recommends universal HPV vaccination One or two doses of HPV jab may be enough Scotland launches its ‘Detect Cancer Early’ campaign Ditch habit for longer survival after head and neck cancer, smokers urged Obesity as cause of cancer set to overtake smoking (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 5, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: New risk factor for mouth cancer uncovered
There are several risk factors associated with mouth cancer. A recent study conducted in Taiwan might add another to the list: air pollution. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer / Oncology Source Type: news

Smoggy Air Tied to Higher Odds for Mouth Cancers
Title: Smoggy Air Tied to Higher Odds for Mouth CancersCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/10/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/11/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - October 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Smoggy Air Tied to Higher Odds for Mouth Cancers
(Source: Cancercompass News: Other Cancer)
Source: Cancercompass News: Other Cancer - October 11, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Smoggy Air Tied to Higher Odds for Mouth Cancers
Middle-aged men living in 64 municipalities throughout Taiwan were more likely to develop oral cancer if they lived in places with high levels of air pollutants, researchers report. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - October 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Smoggy Air Tied to Higher Odds for Mouth Cancers
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - October 10, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Preventive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Smoggy Air Tied to Higher Odds for Mouth Cancers
WEDNESDAY, Oct. 10, 2018 -- Living in urban areas with heavy air pollution could increase your risk for mouth cancer, a new study says. Middle-aged men living in 64 municipalities throughout Taiwan were more likely to develop oral cancer if they... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - October 10, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Air pollution link to heightened mouth cancer risk
High levels of fine particulate matter seem key Related items fromOnMedica Lower cancer risk in people with higher vitamin D levels Global cancer burden set to soar Cancer survival rates not improved much in a decade Warfarin is not the answer for thromboses in cancer patients The NHS must adapt now to care for older cancer patients (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - October 10, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Living in smog-filled cities raises mouth cancer risks by 40% for men, study suggests
A new study from Quest Diagnostics Nichols Institute in California has found that living in areas with high levels of PM2.5, tiny air particles, can drive up the risk of mouth cancer. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Air pollution linked to greater risk of mouth cancer, finds study
Research in Taiwan has show a link between very high levels of air pollution and oral cancerHigh levels of air pollution are linked to an increased risk of mouth cancer, new research has revealed.Scientists have previously linked high air pollution to a host of health problems, from an increasedrisk of dementia toasthma and even changes in thestructure of the heart, with recent research suggesting there is no“safe level” of air pollution.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 9, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Nicola Davis Tags: Pollution Cancer Health Taiwan Science Environment Society World Health Organization World news Asia Pacific Source Type: news

Air pollution may be linked to heightened mouth cancer risk
(BMJ) High levels of air pollutants, especially fine particulate matter (PM2.5) and to a lesser extent, ozone, may be linked to a heightened risk of developing mouth cancer, suggests the first study of its kind, published online in the Journal of Investigative Medicine. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - October 9, 2018 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

The devastating effects of smoking: Graphic TV adverts feature ex-smokers who developed cancer
In a campaign supported by Cancer Research UK, mother-of-two Maggie discusses how she was diagnosed with mouth cancer at just 45, which led to her having her palate removed. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jay: My tears at beating cancer
FORMER Bucks Fizz star Jay Aston By Gillian Crawley revealed she cried “tears of joy” when doctors told her she was cancer-free. In June, Jay, 57, who shot to fame in 1981 when the band won the Eurovision Song Contest with Making Your Mind Up, announced she had been diagnosed with mouth cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

E-cigarettes raise the risk of mouth cancer by damaging DNA
Trendy vapes that millions of Americans use instead of smoking cigarettes may still raise oral cancer risks by altering DNA in the mouth, a small new University of Minnesota study suggests. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Want to keep your teeth? Stick to whole grain carbohydrates
They also discovered a connection between starch-heavy foods - such as white bread, crackers, biscuits, cakes and pretzels - and a higher likelihood of both gum disease and mouth cancer. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - August 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Diabetes: Female diabetics face dramatically increased chance of mouth cancer in new study
DIABETES can result in a number of complications if symptoms go unchecked. Eye problems and foot problems are just some of the issues that can occur. But new research has now discovered women with the condition face a dramatically increased chance of developing mouth cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mouth cancer symptoms: Lumps in the mouth could be a warning sign
MOUTH cancer symptoms and signs are triggered if cells start dividing uncontrollably in this area. Lumps in the mouth could be a warning sign of the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mouth cancer symptoms: Three common signs of the disease to watch for
MOUTH cancer symptoms are mainly oral, occurring around the mouth, teeth and glands. An ulcer is just one of the signs, but what else should you be looking out for? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Man has swollen face from mouth cancer
Muhammad Farooq, from from Karachi, Pakistan, has developed mouth cancer thanks to getting a tooth removed by a 'quack' doctor. His mother wants better control of 'fake' doctors. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Just one alcoholic beverage per day raise risks of mouth cancer
A New York University study revealed that people who drank one or more alcoholic beverage per day had an excess of harmful oral bacteria and a drought of healthy bacteria to fight off harmful strains. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Just one alcoholic beverage per day raise risks of mouth cancer, gum disease and heart disease  
A New York University study revealed that people who drank one or more alcoholic beverage per day had an excess of harmful oral bacteria and a drought of healthy bacteria to fight off harmful strains. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Non-smokers with oral precancerous lesions at increased risk of cancer
(University of British Columbia) Although tobacco use is still one of the strongest risk factors associated with mouth cancers, precancerous lesions in the mouths of non-smokers are more likely to progress to cancer than those in smokers, new research from the University of British Columbia has found. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - March 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Aster, a common garden flower in America that blooms in autumn, found to be effective at preventing malignant lip and mouth cancers
(Natural News) Because of the prevalence of the many different types of cancer, it’s always a good idea to consider what kind of alternative treatments are available to you, since it is known that they can also be quite effective. This applies to oral squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), which is said to be the sixth... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New study finds smokeless tobacco causes mouth cancer, with more than half off all cases occurring in Asia
One thing you can rely on about tobacco: It’s bound to give you cancer if you put it in your body. Most of you may think that statement only applies to smoking tobacco. However, a study in Myanmar puts chewing tobacco in the same category. A recent study has discovered that almost all cases of mouth cancer... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 12, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Men are more than twice as to develop oral cancer
Toolkit for GPs has been produced to help tackle rising rates Related items fromOnMedica Sentinel node biopsy first to check spread of oral cancer Get tough on curbing children ’s poor dental health, government urged Mouth cancer Rates of mouth cancer rising sharply (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 29, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Test to calculate oral sex risk
More than three in four adults do not consider themselves at risk of mouth cancer, found a Oral Health Foundation survey. There are 7,500 UK cases each year – a rise of 68% in 20 years. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Study finds all Myanmar mouth cancer patients chew betel quid
(European Society for Medical Oncology) A study in Myanmar has found that all mouth cancer patients use smokeless tobacco, researchers report at the ESMO Asia 2017 Congress. Betel quid chewing often starts in adolescence and is associated with smoking and drinking alcohol, which are also risk factors for oral cancer. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 18, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Cancer symptoms: These THREE types are on the rise - do YOU know the signs?
CANCER survival rates are improving but rates of certain cancers are increasing. Do you know the symptoms of skin, ovarian and mouth cancers? (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mother had TONGUE cut out and rebuilt using her ARM
Heather Johnson, from Lichfield, Staffordshire, first noticed an ulcer in her mouth in 2016. It later turned out to be a sign of stage four mouth cancer and required innovative surgery to keep her alive. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - September 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Drinks industry accused of downplaying 'alcohol-cancer risk'
Conclusion This qualitative analysis aimed to determine the accuracy of health information circulated by the alcohol industry on the links between alcohol and cancer. It found the industry and affiliated organisations use three main approaches: denial of the link between alcohol and cancer misinterpretation of the risk distraction by focusing on other risk factors This analysis highlights how these strategies could be detrimental to public health. Of course, it's possible, given this data was collected in 2016, that some of the websites and documents analysed by the researchers have since been updated. Regardless, the...
Source: NHS News Feed - September 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cancer Source Type: news

HPV vaccine: What is the virus linked to anal cancer and how is it spread?
HPV has been linked to anal cancer, cervical cancer and mouth cancer, but few people know what the virus is or how people can be infected by it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gum Disease Tied to Cancer Risk in Older Women
Periodontal disease was associated with an increased risk of esophageal and gallbladder cancers, cancers of the breast and lung, and melanoma. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - August 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: NICHOLAS BAKALAR Tags: Smoking and Tobacco Teeth and Dentistry Gums (Mouth) Cancer Gallbladder Melanomas Source Type: news

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy cures woman of stage-4 cancer
(Natural News) Hyperbaric oxygen therapy has picked up steam over the last few years as a number of studies have demonstrated that treatment’s many health benefits. In fact, the intervention was credited for the cancer remission of a New York-based woman. Sabrina Gauer, a New York-based singer was 27 when she was diagnosed with stage-4 mouth cancer. The singer underwent intensive... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Woman used oxygen therapy to CURE her stage 4 mouth cancer
Sabrina Gauer learned a sore on her tongue was actually stage 4 mouth cancer. Now, the 28-year-old from Rochester, NY, has been cancer-free for 20 months after using a hyperbaric oxygen tank. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Symptoms of mouth cancer: Nine signs YOU could have the disease
MOUTH cancer cases are rising - but few people know the symptoms of the disease, or what to look for. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mouth cancer rates soar over 20 years
Rates of mouth (oral) cancer have jumped by 6 per cent in the United Kingdom over the last 20 years, a new analysis reveals. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - November 25, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news

Cancer Research UK says poor diets, drinking and smoking cause mouth cancer rates to soar
Some 11,400 people are diagnosed with oral cancer in the UK each year – including cancer of the lips, tongue, mouth, tonsils and the middle part of the throat. The disease kills 2,300. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 25, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cancer Research UK says fatty foods, drinking and smoking cause mouth cancer rates to soar
Some 11,400 people are diagnosed with oral cancer in the UK each year – including cancer of the lips, tongue, mouth, tonsils and the middle part of the throat. The disease kills 2,300. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 25, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mouth cancer: Warning over unhealthy lifestyles as rates of deadly disease RISE
MOUTH cancer rates have risen by 68 per cent over the last 20 years, new figures have revealed. Experts believe the reason for the dramatic rise could be due to unhealthy lifestyles - with drinking and smoking playing a part. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 25, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

MOUTH CANCER WARNING: Unhealthy lifestyles blamed for RISE in cases for men and women
RATES of mouth cancer have risen by 68 per cent over the last 20 years because of people ’s unhealthy lifestyles, according to new figures. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 25, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rates of mouth cancer rising sharply
GP oral cancer toolkit proving popular Related items fromOnMedica Sentinel node biopsy first to check spread of oral cancer Official guidance may be delaying mouth cancer diagnosis Get tough on curbing children ’s poor dental health, government urged Mouth cancer Smoking causes half of deaths from 12 cancers (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 24, 2016 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

MOUTH CANCER WARNING: Dentist referrals could delay diagnosis, surgeons warn
PEOPLE with suspected mouth cancer are having their diagnosis delayed because they are first referred to a dentist, surgeons have warned. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Official guidance may be delaying mouth cancer diagnosis
Mouth cancer cases rise 39% in past decade Related items fromOnMedica Benign oral lesions Sentinel node biopsy first to check spread of oral cancer Get tough on curbing children ’s poor dental health, government urged Antidotes for new oral anticoagulants – will they make a difference? (Source: OnMedica Latest News)
Source: OnMedica Latest News - November 22, 2016 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Ulcers in the mouth or unusual bleeding? Symptoms could indicate deadly mouth cancer
MOUTH cancer occurs when a tumour develops in the mouth, glands that produce saliva, the tonsils at the back of the mouth, and the part of the throat connecting your mouth to your windpipe. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 21, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mouth Cancer Action Month
is a charity campaign which aims to raise awareness of mouth cancer and make a difference by saving thousands of lives through early detection and prevention. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - November 20, 2016 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Spotting and referring oral cancer early
November is Mouth Cancer Action Month, which is now the 14th most common cancer in the UK. Professor Richard Shaw explains the importance of prevention, early diagnosis and highlights red flag symptoms. (Source: GP Online Education)
Source: GP Online Education - November 4, 2016 Category: Primary Care Tags: 15.4 ENT and Facial Problems Source Type: news

Living With Cancer: Prostatectomy
Prostatectomy Get the facts on the different surgical procedures to remove part or all of the prostate gland. Learn how to prepare, what you can expect and more. Reframing hope with palliative care By easing pain and treating symptoms, palliative care aims to improve your quality of life at any stage of cancer Mouth cancer: [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 3, 2016 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Discovery of cancer gene may predict survival in patients with mouth cancers
A newly discovered tumor gene may help to predict survival outcomes in patients with cancer of the mouth and tongue. If the gene is expressed (turned on), patients are 4.6 times more likely to die at any given time. The finding could help guide treatment, researchers say. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - May 4, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news