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Appointments Available for Free Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Screening at MECC: April 4

Over 100,000 Americans will develop head and neck cancer this year. Use this free opportunity to meet with a physician, identify your risk factors and obtain information on preventative measures. Appointments for screenings are limited. Registration is required. Please call to schedule your screening.

METHODIST ESTABROOK CANCER CENTER

Tuesday, April 4, 3-6 p.m.

To schedule an appointment for this screening, call (402) 354-5850.

RISK FACTORS INCLUDE

  • Smoking
  • Chewing tobacco
  • Drinking alcohol
  • Prior cancer in the region
  • Multiple sex partners

SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS

  • Mouth sore that doesn’t heal
  • Sore throat
  • Difficulty swallowing
  • Change in voice
  • Painless lump in the neck