And now, a study conducted by a team of researchers from the American Cancer Society in Atlanta, Georgia has found that drinking four cups of coffee a day can halve the risk of mouth cancer even in smokers and drinkers (

The actor, who won fame as J. R. Ewing on the hit show, announced that he had a ‘treatable’ form of throat cancer in October 2012.  He received treatment while filming the new Dallas series which started airing in June of this year. Larry Hagman’s ashes will be scattered at Southfork Ranch in Parker, Texas to commemorate the actor.  

The awards are open to all support groups or projects that work with and support people affected by head and neck cancers. They aim to highlight that local support has a positive impact on the quality of life of patients, their families and carers.

As part of our commitment to work extra hard to increase awareness of mouth, throat and other head and neck cancers during that period, we are launching a new viral campaign, “Mission not Impossible”.

As part of the ongoing commitment to raise awareness of this debilitating disease, we are holding the Mouth Cancer Awareness Week from 11th to 17th November and encourage everyone to get involved.

The charity has a lot of success working with many local head and neck cancer support groups across the UK and feel it is important to acknowledge their hard work and achievements. The Mouth Cancer Foundation Support Group Awards will offer grants to the most dedicated support groups which provide local support beyond diagnosis or treatment of head and neck cancers.

And now, a review study presented in the Annals of Oncology revealed that eating green vegetables such as broccoli, cauliflower or Brussels sprouts at least once a week could cut the risk of developing mouth cancer by almost a fifth.