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2013-04-01 16:24:15

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., April 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In the United States, approximately 42,000 people will be diagnosed with oral or pharyngeal (throat) cancer this year and studies show that one person dies from oral cancer every hour each day. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and Great Expressions Dental Centers (GEDC) is providing ways to help protect against and prevent oral cancer. "Oral cancer can be life-threatening if not detected and treated early, so it's important to be...

2013-03-31 23:02:55

polyDNA will be lowering the price of Gene-Eden-VIR by 50% for those suffering from oral cancer during Oral Cancer Awareness Month. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) March 31, 2013 polyDNA is a leading developer of natural HPV remedies. As the Washington Times noted, ““¦(HPV) is the second leading cause of oral cancer.”[1] During the month of April, which has been sponsored by the Oral Cancer Foundation as Oral Cancer Awareness Month, polyDNA will be lowering the price of...

2013-03-18 08:27:56

Organization encouraging dental professionals to offer free screenings to the public NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., March 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- What has the greatest impact on survival rates of oral cancer? Radiation? Chemotherapy? Perhaps surgery? The truth is none of these; rather, it is the point in time at which the disease is discovered. As the National Cancer Institute's SEER data clearly show, early discovery of oral cancer affects survival outcomes and reduces...

2013-03-05 12:28:01

GARDEN CITY, N.Y., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium HealthCare Inc. (OTC Pink: MHCC) signed an exclusive nationwide distribution agreement for an Oral Diagnostics Biopsy test. This non-invasive full thickness biopsy can be used to rule out oral dysplasia or cancer. Millennium President Chris Amandola commented, "Today's healthcare marketplace continues to move towards preventive care to maintain overall health costs. We are very excited to sign our first exclusive agreement in...

2013-02-20 08:29:38

NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Head and Neck Cancer Alliance (HNCA) announced today the launch of a national video contest as a prelude to Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Awareness Week® (OHANCAW®), April 14 - 20, 2013, an annual initiative to increase public knowledge of the signs, symptoms and risk factors associated with oral, head and neck cancer and provide the public with access to free screenings. The video competition is designed to promote creativity and awareness...

2013-02-18 16:21:43

MALVERN, Pa., Feb. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DentalEZ(®) Group, a supplier of innovative products and services for dental health professionals worldwide, has teamed up with Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC), the world's largest provider of health care products and services to dental, medical and animal health practitioners, and the Oral Cancer Foundation in order to provide free oral cancer screenings at this year's Chicago Midwinter Dental Meeting. The screenings will take place...

2012-12-14 08:24:47

New GreatNonprofits.org Award is Based on Positive Online Reviews NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Dec. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Oral Cancer Foundation announced today that it has been honored with a prestigious 2012 Top-Rated Award by GreatNonprofits, the leading provider of user reviews about nonprofit organizations. "We are excited to be named a Top-Rated 2012 Nonprofit," says Brian Hill, Founder and Executive Director, The Oral Cancer Foundation. "We are proud of our...

Drinking Coffee Reduces The Risk Of Developing Oral Cancer
2012-12-13 10:01:30

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When it comes to coffee, there´s been good news and there´s been bad news. Some good news revolves around studies that have shown the aromatic beans help control symptoms of Parkinson´s disease and reduces the risk of diabetes. On the flip side, studies have also shown that drinking that morning cup of joe can lead to blindness. Now there is more good news. A new study, published online in the American Journal of...

2012-09-24 10:25:32

MALVERN, Pa., Sept. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DentalEZ® Group today announced that it has signed a letter of intent to make Henry Schein, Inc. (NASDAQ: HSIC) the exclusive global distributor of the Identafi® Oral Cancer Screening Device, a product of the DentalEZ® Group's StarDental® Division. Henry Schein is the world's largest provider of health care products and services to office-based dental, medical and animal health practitioners. Identafi will become a core component...

2012-08-06 02:23:23

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --The Oral Cancer Foundation is pleased to have developed partnerships with two highly visible Hollywood stars to raise awareness of a disease of which too few people in the U.S. have ever heard. Academy Award winning actor, Michael Douglas, who has recently completed successful treatment for an advanced oral cancer, and Emmy and Tony Award winning actress, Blythe Danner, who lost her husband to the same disease have partnered with OCF to send a very...