Oral cancer appears as a growth or sore on the lips, tongue, cheeks, floor of the mouth, hard and soft palate, sinuses and throat. The most common symptoms include: swellings, lumps, rough spots, white or red patches and unexplained bleeding. Other symptoms include pain or tenderness in head or neck, persistent sores lasting over two […]
New research has linked psoriasis with increased periodontal disease. Patients with psoriasis reported more bleeding when brushing their teeth and had significantly worse periodontal health than those without psoriasis. Therefore, psoriasis management should include regular dental check-ups and periodontal maintenance.