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.
Facts About Oral Cancer
Oral cancers can be life-threatening if not diagnosed and treated early. WebMD explains the symptoms of oral cancer and how it is treated.
Nasopharyngeal Cancer: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of nasopharyngeal cancer -- a type of head and neck cancer.
Tips You Need To Know To Deal with Thyroid Cancer Treatment Side Effects
In most cases, thyroid cancer can be cured. But some people may experience side effects from treatment. The good news: There are effective ways to deal with those side effects.