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Local Chapters of SPOHNC (Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer )

Coping with oral and head and neck cancer can be extremely difficult because the patient has to endure alterations in appearance as well as in speech, sight, smell and eating. SPOHNC provides information, support, and encouragement to patients and caregivers.

Review Date: December 24, 2012

Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer, Inc.

Oral Cancer

Learn about oral cancer, possible signs & symptoms, early detection, and how to lower your risk for the disease.

Review Date: November 12, 2012

NIH National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research - NIDCR

Oral Cancer Resources

This page provides information and resources related to oral cancer. Find support organizations, databases, government agencies, private cancer foundations and societies, cancer treatment and research centers of interest to patients, families, and caregivers.

Review Date: June 08, 2012

The Oral Cancer Foundation

Quitting Spit Tobacco- (PDF)

Are you trying to quit smokeless or "spit" tobacco? Learn about the cessation process and seven steps to guide you to recovery.

Review Date: March 17, 2011

Oral Health America

Resources & Links for Oral and Head and Neck Cancer

This page provides online links to organizations, facilities and professional societies that specialize in oral and head and neck cancer.

Review Date: December 24, 2012

Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer, Inc.

Smokeless Tobacco: A Guide for Quitting

So you're a dipper and you'd like to quit. Maybe you've already found that quitting dip or chew is not easy. But you can do it! This guide is intended to help you make your own plan for quitting.

Review Date: December 17, 2014

NIH National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research - NIDCR

Take a Close Look at What the Tobacco Industry Won't Show You

A poster showing the possible effects of using spit tobacco, also known as dip and chew, snuff, chewing tobacco, and smokeless tobacco.

Review Date: December 12, 2014

NIH National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research - NIDCR

What You Need To Know About™ Oral Cancer

This booklet has important information to help people with oral cancer and their families better understand this disease.

Review Date: March 22, 2013

NIH National Cancer Institute

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