The Power of Prevention, Part 2: Promising Patch

Approximately 300,000 Americans annually develop precancerous lesions in the mouth, and about 30 percent of these lesions progress to oral cancer. Read More

Approximately 300,000 Americans annually develop precancerous lesions in the mouth, and about 30 percent of these lesions progress to oral cancer.The lesions are often surgically removed, but they tend to recur with unfavorable outcomes. The American Cancer Society reports that an estimated 8,400 deaths from oral cancer are expected in 2014. Read More

How Does HPV Affect Me? [INFOGRAPHIC]

HPV – short for human papillomavirus – is a group of more than 150 related viruses that live in certain cells found in the surface of the skin and in moist surfaces like the vagina, anus and cervix. Read More

HPV – short for human papillomavirus – is a group of more than 150 related viruses that live in certain cells found in the surface of the skin and in moist surfaces like the vagina, anus, cervix, vulva, head of the penis, mouth, throat, trachea, bronchi and lungs. Low-risk HPV types can cause genital warts and cellular changes that do not cause cancer. Read More