Head and Neck Cancers (Including Eye Cancer) Directory
Head and neck cancers are cancers that start in mouth, nose, throat, or sinus areas. They do not include brain cancer. Head and neck cancers usually begin in the cells that make up the moist, thin tissue that lines the inside of the mouth, nose, and throat. Head and neck cancers are more common in men. Smoking and chewing tobacco raise your risk for this type of cancer, particularly if you drink alcohol. Follow the links below to find WebMD's comprehensive coverage about how head and neck cancers (including eye cancer) develop, what the symptoms are, how to treat it, and much more.
What Is Throat Cancer?
From first symptoms to recovery, this is what you need to know about throat cancer.
What Are The Symptoms of Thyroid Cancer? Sore Throat, Lump in the Neck, Swollen Gland, Trouble Swallowing, Hoarseness
Would you recognize the symptoms of thyroid cancer?
Advances in Cancer Prevention and Screening
New methods are making it easier for doctors to find cancer early. Find out about the latest diagnostic techniques.
Q&A for older adults on dental care.
Have all your questions answered here about dental care for older adults.