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Survivorship

Restoring moisture to the mouth

September 20, 2016
How a Texas A&M researcher is working to improve quality of life for cancer survivors

Ask the oncologist: What patients need to know about cancer

June 24, 2016
Beating cancer is a team effort

Follow-up oral care: The new normal for childhood cancer survivors

September 23, 2014

Today, because of advances in treatment, more than eight out of 10 children treated for cancer survive at least five years, most into adulthood. However, the same treatments that help these children survive can also cause immediate and late-term health effects, even in the mouth.

Researchers suggest tips to fight fear of breast cancer diagnosis

October 9, 2013

A diagnosis of breast cancer is an emotionally staggering blow that one in eight women will receive in their lifetime. The shock is due largely to the manner in which 90 percent of women are diagnosed.