Oral cancer

World Cancer Day, 4 February

On World Cancer Day, #ActOnMouthHealth

04 February 2019

To mark World Cancer Day, stay informed and check out FDI’s Oral Cancer Project resources, now available in six languages.

Tooth protesting alcohol consumption

Lancet report ties alcohol use to oral cancer – even moderate consumption is not without risk

11 October 2018

The Lancet recently published a study titled, Alcohol use and burden for 195 countries and territories, 1990–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016. The study is particularly relevant to oral health, as it links alcohol use to four types of oral cancer.

Man getting a dental checkup

FDI and Sunstar will deliver guideline on prevention and management of oral cancer

06 December 2017

The guideline will be a tool for oral cancer risk assessment at the dental practice and will be released at the 2018 World Dental Congress