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.
An Overview of Oral Cancer
Tens of thousands of Americans get oral cancer each year. Learn how to prevent it, what the symptoms and risk factors are, and how to catch it early.
Facts About Oral Cancer
Your dentist can help find oral cancer. Find out what you can watch for, what might increase your risk of oral cancer, and how you can prevent it.
What Is Retinoblastoma?
Retinoblastoma can rob young children of their sight. Find out what causes it, what to look for, and how it's treated.