November is Mouth Cancer Awareness month. A recent report by the Oral Health foundation shows that the latest figures for people in the UK who have been diagnosed with mouth cancer each year has risen, 23 people in the UK are diagnosed with mouth cancer every day.
The lifetime risk of mouth cancer currently stands at 1 in 75 men and 1 in 150 women. The latest research details that the rates of mouth cancer has increased by an astonishing 135% over the last 20 years in England.
See below for an infographic including the facts and statistics of mouth cancer in the UK