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Can Red Wine Help Fight Oral Cancer

Can Red Wine Help Prevent Oral Cancer?

Does red wine help fight and prevent oral cancer? Maybe. A recent blog post on The Huffington Post references a 2011 research that a substance called resveratrol—an anti-oxidant found in red grapes, wine, peanuts, plums and other plants—can make tumor cells more sensitive to chemotherapy. According to Subash D. Gupta, Ph.D. and his colleagues, cancer cells […]

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Time To Get In The Know On Oral Cancer.

When it comes to your health, ignorance is never bliss. And with oral cancer, one point that’s crucial to be clear on is this: regular dental checkups that include oral cancer screenings can help prevent a disease that’s easily treatable yet otherwise deadly. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month. In honor of the occasion, here […]

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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

When it comes to oral cancer, early detection is key to survival. But due to lack of oral cancer awareness, many people have never heard about the importance of oral cancer screening. According to The Oral Cancer Foundation, approximately 42,000 people in the United States will be newly diagnosed in 2013 with oral cancer. And […]

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Early Detection of Oral Cancer Saves Lives

In honor of Oral Cancer Awareness Month, several Smile Generation-approved offices will be offering free oral cancer screenings throughout the month of April. Oral cancer is not a rare disease.  Approximately 40,000 Americans will be diagnosed with oral cancer this year, according to the Oral Cancer Foundation. It kills one person every hour of every […]

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April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month

Cancer: Know All You Can About It Cancer is one of the scariest words in our language. If you’re one of a growing number of people determined to take an active role in your health care now and in the future, you’ll want to learn what you can about one of the principal killers in […]

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