head cancer

Head & Neck Cancers: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

By Dr. Suven Kalra, Ear-Nose-Throat (ENT), Cancer of the head and neck region is the most common cancer in Indian population. It may occur in the nose, throat, mouth, salivary glands, thyroid gland, ears, eyes or anywhere on the skin of head and neck. The origin, cause, symptoms and treatment varies widely…

Hepatitis C increases risk of head and neck cancers reveals study

People with Hepatitis C are at two to five times higher risk of developing head and neck cancers, suggests a new study. This study was conducted by the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Centre. The researchers feel the findings are likely to have implications on the screening of the…