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Your Cancer Journey – Head and Neck Cancer Conference starts today in Nottingham. The two day event celebrates cancer survivorship and life beyond head and neck cancer.

Saturday 3rd November saw a remarkable cycling challenge take place. 8 amateur cyclists, ranging in age from 22 to 57 years old, all with differing levels of biking ability, rode 115 miles from Arlingham, Gloucestershire to St Albans, Hertfordshire in just over 12 hours. They were joined by 6 ground crew to help them through 4 punctures, a chain break, water and snack stops.

Today sees the official launch of Mouth Cancer Action Month at the Houses of Parliament in London. November is Mouth Cancer Action Month, a time when all the dental health charities come together to raise awareness of mouth cancer, promote the importance of early detection, checking yourself and attending an annual screening. 

Mouth Cancer Foundation Medical Ambassador and Dentist, Philip Lewis, will be speaking to around 600 delegates at Professional Dentistry in Glasgow on 19th and 20th October. 

Mouth Cancer Foundation charity supporter Edward Meacham is gearing up to take part in the Royal Parks Half Marathon on Sunday 14th October.  Edward, who is one of Quardruplets, entered into the Guinness book of Records for being the lightest surviving natural quads is running in aid of his older brother, Ronald Raymond Meacham, who died from mouth cancer.

After months of planning more than 50 cyclists took to their bikes, and cycled 500 miles across Italy from Lake Garda to Rome.  It sounds idyllic, but in reality the riders had to contend with cycling 100 miles a day in sweltering heat, along roads littered with pot holes and crazy Italian drivers who stopped for no man or cyclist!

November is Mouth Cancer Action Month, a time when dental practices across the country try to raise awareness of all head and neck cancers.   We have leaflets and posters available FREE of charge for all dental practices, doctors and hospital waiting rooms, schools and pharmacies that wish to display them.  For free materials please email info@mou

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