WHAT IS HEAD AND NECK CANCER?
Head and neck cancer is a term used to describe a number of different malignant tumors that develop in or around the throat, larynx (voice box), nose, sinuses and mouth.
HEAD AND NECK CANCERS ARE COMMONLY DIAGNOSED IN PEOPLE
THE INCIDENCE OF HEAD AND NECK CANCER IS
85 percent of head and neck cancer cases are linked to tobacco use, and secondhand smoke may also increase a person's risk
Frequent and heavy alcohol consumption
it is estimated that
more than 65,000 new cases
of head and neck cancer will be diagnosed in 2019.*