To help reduce your chance of getting tongue cancer, take the following steps:
- Don't smoke or use tobacco products. If you do smoke or use tobacco products, get help to quit .
- Avoid heavy alcohol consumption.
- See your doctor regularly for check-ups and cancer screening exams.
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