Americans who face this frightening reality each year when they are diagnosed with head & neck cancer (cancers of the mouth, throat, tongue and jaw).
The lives claimed each year from this devastating disease—in the U.S. alone. Those who survive have permanent physical & functional impairments.
Women are 3 times more likely than men to be affected by this disease. It is also one of the most common cancers to affect young people between the ages of 15–24.