Are you experiencing oral mucositis or looking to prevent it? We understand! These painful sores are often a side effect of cancer treatment and range from inflammation of the mouth tissue to severe ulcers. The good news is that medical, dental, and pharmaceutical industries worldwide have put extensive effort into treating, alleviating, and preventing mucositis. So there are some options out there for prevention and relief. Before we go into them, we'll look at what oral mucositis is, what causes it, and its symptoms. We'll also cover what you can do to protect your oral health. By the time we're done, you'll have confidence in what oral mucositis is all about.