Patients being treated for oral cancer can sometimes face complications, which result in ulcers and infection of oral tissue. Management and prevention of these symptoms through routine oral hygiene is important to reduce pain and risk of infection. Dara BioSciences offers their top 10 oral hygiene tips for patients with cancer.
Do your gums bleed each time you brush or floss your teeth? You may be suffering from gingivitis, a common, mild form of gum disease that causes irritation, redness and swelling of your gums. Approximately 3 million cases of gingivitis are reported each year. The most common cause is poor oral hygiene and can lead