#HeadNeckCancer Conference Hashtag
The #HeadNeckCancer chat focuses on cancers that arise in the head or neck region, including the oral cavity, nasal cavity, sinuses, lips, mouth, salivary glands, throat, or larynx (voice box) ? are the sixth most common form of cancer in the United States. Yet, despite the prevalence, many patients and the general public know little about risk factors, symptoms and treatment. Montefiore Medical Center (@MontefioreNews) and Albert Einstein College of Medicine (@EinsteinMed) are co-hosting a twitter chat on head and neck cancer prevention, detection, research efforts and treatment, including the connection between smoking, drinking, HPV and head/neck cancer.