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Mercury reporter Dan Hobson has his mouth inspected for mouth cancer by dental surgeon Fleur Kellett.

ndet 30-10-12 mc 19 Mercury reporter Dan Hobson has his mouth inspected for mouth cancer by dental surgeon Fleur Kellett.

A MATLOCK dentist is offering free screenings against mouth cancer to people as part of a national awareness scheme.

Genesis Dental Care will be providing the service on Saturday, November 10 between 10am and 12.30pm as part of mouth cancer awareness month – which the British Dental Health Foundation run throughout November every year.

Dr Fleur Kellett said: “Mouth cancer is very difficult for an individual to detect on their own so we would encourage people to come along.

“With early screening and detection the prognosis is very good for a complete recovery.”

The most common causes of mouth cancer are linked to tobacco and alcohol – especially neat spirit – consumption.

For more details about the free screenings contact Genesis Dental Care direct on 01629 584746 or email HoltHouse.Practice@genesisdentalcare.com

 

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