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April 16, 2013
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Oral Cancer Awareness Month

A new study showing an estimated 7 percent of American teens and adults carry the human papillomavirus (HPV) in their mouths. Oral cancer is not rare, and screening should be considered just as important as testing for cervical, prostate and breast cancer. April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month and the Oral Cancer Foundation would like to invite you to join them in their national screening campaign to end oral cancer! The Oral Cancer Foundation estimates that approximately 42,000 people in the U.S. will be newly diagnosed with oral cancer this year. While smoking and tobacco use is still a major …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Apr 16, 2013 06:14PM Published Apr 16, 2013 05:58PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.