Welcome to our website, where we have focused on your dental care needs if you are dealing with cancer. This is a terrible disease and one that can be very difficult. Along with the disease itself that has to be dealt with, there are the potential side effects that cancer treatments can create. The good news is that many forms of cancer can now be cured or controlled. The same applies to the majority of the side effects.
The common areas to be affected by cancer treatments are the mouth, gums and teeth. However, there are many ways to treat these and help prevent any damage to these areas due to the treatments. Good oral care is paramount to keep problems to a minimum.
We know that you are going through a trying time with your health. The information you will find here will provide you with as much support as possible for your oral care needs. We believe that if you are informed about some of the common areas you may have
difficulty with, it will help relieve your fears and concerns.
There is a lot of important information here that you will be able to rely on. Some of the topics that we have focused on are as follows:
* An overview of how cancer and its treatments can affect your dental and oral health
* Tips on carrying out good oral care during your treatments
* There is another section that contains some general information and different types of resources that you can rely on to help you through this journey.
* There are many different types of cancers. We have dedicated a section here that talks about some of the more aggressive types. Also, it includes a section about cancer charities and how critically important they are.
You may not get all the information that you are looking for here when it comes to cancer. But, you will find some solid knowledge as to how you can reduce some of the other issues you may be facing. Specifically, those that affect your oral and dental health.
Throughout some of our information, you will find that we are encouraging you to rely on an experienced dentist to help you through this trying time. There are many medications and perhaps procedures that can help you deal with any problems you may be experiencing in your oral health.