We’re all for this one.  On 14th April we read on that Professor Martin Thornhill from the University of Sheffield is working with researchers from Rice University in America to create a revolutionary test that will help dentists diagnose oral cancer in less than 20 minutes.

The Mouth Cancer Foundation launches a brand new website at  Find a wealth of information on all aspects of head and neck cancer, merchandise and upcoming events.

The walk is a huge success and has raised almost £200,000 in the six years it has been running.  Money raised from the walk goes towards helping raise awareness and much needed funds for head and neck cancer patients.

Dr Vinod Joshi, who founded the Mouth Cancer Foundation in June 2004 as a professional support organization dedicated to helping people with throat mouth and other head and neck cancers deal with the crisis of cancer is now assisting with the setting up of a clinic for oral care of patients with special care needs and with mouth cancer awareness campaigns and improving support for mouth cancer

Kezia Beament's husband, Paul, passed away after being diagnosed with mouth cancer. Now Kezia is raising awareness and funding through the Paul Beament Mouth Cancer Appeal.

Carol Peers' husband, Barry, passed away after being diagnosed with mouth cancer. Now Carol is raising awareness and funding through the Barry Peers Mouth Cancer Appeal.

Produced by Brenda Brady, in association with the Mouth Cancer Foundation, Brenda’s Easy-to-Swallow Cookbook is for mouth cancer sufferers, and anyone who has difficulty chewing and swallowing food.  The book contains 40 pages of recipes and tips, from various people, including fellow sufferers and celebrity chefs Nigella Lawson, Rick Stein, Antony Worrall Thompson and Phil Vic

In 2007 at the Mouth Cancer Voice Awards, a young rap star Mr ShaoDow performed a poem that he wrote in addition to his main rap act. The poem was powerful. The Mouth Cancer Foundation was so impressed that we asked Mr ShaoDow to help us raise awareness and produce an official rap for us to release during Mouth Cancer Awareness Week 2008.