Let’s talk about mouth cancer - the story and the facts

Niall Mc Goldrick, Orna Ni Choileain, Ewan C. MacKessack-Leitch, Stephanie Sammut, Victor Lopes

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Let’s Talk About Mouth Cancer is a Scottish charity set up by a group of healthcare professionals with the aim of improving the prognosis of a patient diagnosed with mouth cancer. This article will present the charity’s award winning oral health campaigns and the various methods used to empower patients with skills and knowledge to catch mouth cancer early. The social media platforms used in the campaign and the demographic engaged will be discussed, along with the knowledge of mouth cancer signs, symptoms, risk factors and current practice of self-examination in Scotland.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)549-556
Number of pages8
JournalDental Update
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2 Jun 2017


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