Latest Head and neck cancer Stories
Lung and head and neck cancer patients who smoked before surgery are more likely to relapse than those who had quit before surgery.
There's good news and bad news when it comes to drinking coffee. Good news comes from studies that show how that cup of joe can prevent various diseases including cancer.
Johns Hopkins experts are recommending early post-surgical assessment -- preferably within 24 hours -- for trouble chewing and swallowing food, or speaking normally, among patients who have had benign tumors removed from the base of the brain.
A promising new approach to treating solid tumors with radiation was highly efficacious and minimally toxic to healthy tissue in a mouse model of cancer.
An oral rinse of the antidepressant doxepin significantly eased pain associated with oral mucositis in patients receiving radiation therapy for cancers of the head and neck.
Two new studies have discovered that assessments of the human papillomavirus which test for a single DNA biomarker alone are a weak indicator for determining the risk of HPV-driven head and neck cancers.
A University of Rochester Medical Center study challenges treatment guidelines for early stage follicular lymphoma, concluding that six different therapies can bring a remission, particularly if the patient is carefully examined and staged at diagnosis.
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