Members of this group have had, or have, or have known someone, or know someone who has head and neck cancer. As with any type of cancer, it is a difficult cancer to have.

Head and neck cancer is a medical term used to describe a number of different malignant tumors that develop in or around the throat, larynx, nose, sinuses, and mouth. Most head and neck cancers are squamous cell carcinomas.

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People with head and neck cancer often experience the following symptoms or signs. Symptoms are changes that you can feel in your body. Signs are changes in something measured, like by taking your blood pressure or doing a lab test. Together, symptoms and signs can…