Introduction / Overview
Introduction / Overview

The mouth and the throat are important to your overall health and wellness and quality of life. They help us keep our body strong and provide nourishment to all our cells. If you have sores or dryness in the mouth and throat, this will affect the wellness of the rest of our body. This is why it is important to understand how we can be in harmony physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually even with the challenges of cancer treatment.

In order to understand the oral side effects and problems that can be caused by cancer treatment, it is important to see a picture of the mouth and throat so that you can understand oral health, cancer care and you.

    The pictures below illustrate the mouth, throat and their parts
    (L) picture of mouth and throat (R) picture shows area under tongue

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