Oral Cancer Survivors

There are now more than 10 million cancer survivors in the United States. One out of every six people over 65 is a cancer survivor, and 1.4 million were diagnosed more than 20 years ago.


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

FOCF Participates through an Oral Cancer Screening

FOCF was pleased to participate in a free oral cancer screening on May 26, 2010 in Plano, TX during the Plano Senior Recreation Center’s health fair.


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

May Is National Fight Oral Cancer Month

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May is the National Fight Oral Cancer Month. The May Cover of The Journal of the American Dental Association magazine (JADA) is about oral cancer.


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

Be a Life Saver

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Ever since we began The Fight Oral Cancer Foundation in 2008 with the slogan “Be a Life Saver”, we’ve been dedicated to giving towards the cause of fighting oral cancer.


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

New Surgery Kills Inoperable Cancers

There is a new surgery for oral cancer that using lasers gives hope for otherwise inoperable cancers.


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

Oral Cancer Screening: Reviewing the New Technologies

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There are many oral cancer screening technologies that boast of the ability to detect precancer conditions early. The research conducted in this article examines the claims.


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

Roger Ebert’s Fight with Oral Cancer on Oprah

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Roger Ebert, from the famous duo, Siskel and Ebert, discusses with Oprah Winfrey his fight against oral cancer.


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

Does Mouthwash Increase the Risk of Oral Cancer?

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This article discusses the effects of mouthwash as a risk factor for oral cancer. It presents both articles and resources on both sides of the controversial issue.


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

New HPV Salivary Test to Detect Oral Cancer

50% of oral cancer cases are the resultant of HPV virus. This is the leading factor in OralDNA Labs’ interest in finding a better way to diagnose and detect HPV in at-risk patients.


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

Oral Cancer Research: Oral Cancer Patients Needed

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Baylor Hospital of Dallas is committed to the fight and is currently recruiting oral cancer patients to participate in a clinical study.


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