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Living with cancer

Read about your feelings and practical difficulties after treatment for salivary gland cancer. 


Find out what you can do, who can help and about how to cope with a diagnosis of salivary gland cancer.

Changes in your eating

Salivary gland cancer and its treatment can affect how you eat. Find out more and about what you can do to make it easier to cope.

Changes in your appearance

Surgery that involves your jaw, face or mouth may change the way you look. Your surgeon will do everything they can to minimise this. Find out more and get tips on how to cope.

Changes in your sex life

Find out how salivary gland cancer may affect your sex life and things to help you cope.

Resources and organisations

Organisations, support groups, books, videos and more to help you cope with salivary gland cancer.

Last reviewed: 
27 Jun 2014

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