Khadim Shah

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Study Reveals Kissing Can Cause Cancer

Kissing has overtaken smoking and drinking as the leading risk factor for developing head and neck cancers.<p>The humble French kiss can pass on human …

Serendipity in Tonsillectomy

Why tonsil removal appears to decreases a person's risk of cancer<p>"They ought to be disengaged by the finger and removed," the Roman aristocrat Cornelius Celsus wrote of tonsils in the time of Jesus of Nazareth. If the finger proved ineffective, Celsus recommended lassoing the tonsils and pulling …

B.C. detection test being used to catch oral cancer in early stages

Doctor says oral cancer is among the deadlier diseases yet rarely talked about<p>The Canadian Cancer Society estimates 4,400 people will be diagnosed …

Should You Get Screened for Oral Cancer?

<i>Brett Miles, DDS, MD, FACS Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, and Co-Chief, Division of Head and Neck Oncology The Mount Sinai Health System</i><p>About 40,000 Americans will be diagnosed this year with oral cancer, a form of head and neck …

Cancer

Neutrophil and cancer cell 'crosstalk' underlies oral cancer metastasis

An abnormal immune response or "feedback loop" could very well be the underlying cause of metastases in oral cancers, according to Dr. Marco …