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Alcohol consumption is on the rise during this time of year, especially now because of the pandemic stress, but there are health risks that we should all be aware of, and mouth cancer is one that’s not well known.

Dr. Shireen Malik from Nicholas cosmetic dentistry says alcohol consumption is the number one cause of mouth cancer. Today she tells us facts about the connection between alcohol consumption and mouth cancer.