What Can My Dentist Find Just By Looking in Your Mouth?
Just as your eyes are windows to your soul, your mouth is the gateway to your overall health and well being. Believe it or not, there are a lot of things that your dentist can tell about your overall health during their six-month examination of your teeth and mouth.
Oral cancer is defined as cancer of your neck, mouth, and throat and is responsible for one death every hour of the day. The statistics on oral cancer haven't improved much over the years because this type of cancer is hard to detect on your own and most cases are diagnosed in the later stages, leaving patients with a poor prognosis. ...