Cleaning for a Reason

Here at the International Oral Cancer Association, our mission is to help people in their fight against oral cancer, and to find other people who are doing the same thing. Today we are very excited to share some information about a wonderful organization, the Cleaning for A Reason Foundation. This foundation provides “free professional housecleaning, [...]


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Paul’s story

My name is Caprice and my story is about the most amazing, loving, selfless dad that ever walked the earth. My Dad Paul Joseph SR Letourneau fought this HORRIFIC disease for abt 4 years total. He had bit the side of his tongue and there was a white soar on the side of his tongue [...]


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Angelia’s Story

In February 2009, I was eating breakfast and noticed that it hurt my mouth to eat. I went to the mirror to find the source of the pain. I found a small hard lump on the floor of my mouth. I contacted a dentist and got in right away. He said I needed a biopsy [...]


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Oral Cancer Support Group Tonight!

This month Dr. Lee Fitzgerald and Arma Fitzgerald will be discussing oral cancer and the Fight Oral Cancer Foundation at the Baylor support group.


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Together we fight oral cancer. Together we save a life every hour.

Online Oral Cancer Quiz

For those that have not had an oral cancer exam recently, there is also an oral cancer quiz that you can take that might shed some light on the situation.


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Together we fight oral cancer. Together we save a life every hour.

Jana’s Story

My dad is an oral cancer survivor and I would like to share his story. Diagnosis. In 1987 my father was diagnosed with oral cancer. He was having pain in his jaw and thought his wisdom tooth was bothering him. He had a dental exam and panoramic X-ray taken and the dentist saw something abnormal [...]


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Dave’s Story

I unfortunately do not have any pictures, during my battle I didn’t want any to be taken, I regret that now. My name is Dave.  I am 40 and married with no children. I live in Iowa and work as a Plant Manager for a local company were my wife is a receptionist. Her name [...]


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Pamela’s Story

For almost a year, prior to having any visible sign that anything was wrong, I had intermittent pain on the left side of my tongue when I would eat or drink. I would check my tongue every 2-3 weeks to find the cause for the pain, but didn’t find anything. I even had several health [...]


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Together we fight oral cancer. Together we save a life every hour.

Happy New Year

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May this coming year be full of wonderful experiences and new joys!


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Together we fight oral cancer. Together we save a life every hour.
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We wish you the happiest of holiday seasons!


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Together we fight oral cancer. Together we save a life every hour.