Oral
Welcome

Metakuya (Relatives), Welcome to the oral (mouth/throat) section of the Side Effects Branch on the Native American Cancer Education for Survivors Quality of Life Tree.

Purpose

The purpose of this branch is to help you understand what happens in the mouth when you have radiation and/or chemotherapy treatment.


    All chemotherapy drugs cause mouth sores during treatment?
    1. True
    2. False

    Click for: Answer

This branch explains how and why you may have problems (body, mind, emotions and spirits) while you are going through cancer treatment. Problems in your mouth or throat affect many cancer patients. This oral (mouth/throat) section will show how other Native American cancer patients managed their side effects. You can learn to manage yours too.






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