Did you know….?
Molesey Dental supports Mouth Cancer Action Month
7591 people in the UK are diagnosed with mouth cancer every year
Two thirds of mouth cancer cases are men
45% of mouth cancer cases are diagnosed in patients over 65 years of age
The risk of mouth cancer increases sharply from 40 years old
The lifetime risk of developing mouth cancer in the UK is estimated to be 1 in 75 for men and 1 in 150 for women
80% don’t know the symptoms of mouth cancer
Approximately 7 people a month lose their life to mouth cancer.
If you have any concerns regarding any area of your mouth please contact us to arrange an appointment as soon as possible.