Signs and Symptoms of Oral Cancer

On the 4th of February people around the globe will participate in World Cancer Day – an initiative to raise awareness of cancer, with the principal purpose of educating people about cancer prevention, detection and treatment.

Cancer is an illness that can affect several parts of the body, however, one of the most common cancers is oral cancer. It is estimated that approximately 6,800 people are diagnosed with oral cancer in the United Kingdom annually, accounting for 2% of all cancers diagnosed.

According to the NHS, most cases of mouth cancer occur in older adults ag