Cancer treatment can create dental discomforts.
Cancer treatment often causes discomfort, but many patients don’t realize that it can also cause frustrating oral side effects.
In fact, more than one-third of patients being treated for cancer experience side effects in the mouth, according to the National Institutes of Health (NIH).
Such problems aren’t just uncomfortable. They can interfere with your ability to eat and drink, putting you at increased risk of malnutrition and dehydration. Fortunately, you can take steps to minimize the discomfort.
These 7 strategies will help you keep smiling.
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