Oral Cancer Awareness Month Underway.

In a release on PRNewswire (4/1), American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons stated that April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, adding that the ADA, the American Academy of Oral Medicine, American Academy of Periodontology, the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, and the American Dental Hygienists’ Association are joining “the Oral Cancer Foundation in its campaign to raise awareness of oral cancer screenings and the importance of early detection.” Listing several symptoms of oral cancer, the release stated that “regular oral cancer examinations performed by your oral health professional remain the best method for detecting oral cancer in its early stages.”

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