Proactiveness Is Key With Oral Care During Cancer (CURE Magazine)
Proper oral care is vital during cancer treatment, explains a dental hygienist who specialized in dental oncology.
“When I started chemo, oral care was the furthest thing from my mind. It never dawned on me the impact the treatment would have on my mouth. The impact became very clear very quickly!”
~ Barb, cancer survivor
As a registered dental hygienist for over 20 years with additional training in a specialized field called dental oncology, this is a story I’ve heard far too often. And of course, after receiving the news, “You have cancer,” who would be thinking about their mouth? That is until the side effects begin.
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