mobile header

Oropharyngeal Cancer

Prevention

There is no method to prevent the development of oropharyngeal cancer. However, certain measures help in reducing the risk of oropharyngeal cancer. These are:

  • Quitting smoking and avoiding all tobacco products
  • Limiting alcohol consumption
  • Routine use of sun protection
  • Performing physical activity
  • Maintaining healthy weight
  • Eating a healthy and balanced diet
  • Appropriate management of HPV infection
  • HPV vaccine