There are more than types of HPV and around 15 are associated with cancers. Is it more risky giving oral sex to a woman or a man? Oral sex can spread HPV from people that carry the virus to people that do not. New research examines the trends in mental health diagnoses among U. Gastric reflux is an independent risk factor for laryngopharyngeal carcinoma. But there are other differences in sexual behaviour between men and women that may also explain the differences in the rate of cancer, including the number of sexual partners. You can make oral sex safer by using a condom on a man's penis — it acts as a barrier between the mouth and the penis.
The throat cancer, I assume, was first seeded during those wild middle years, when he drank like a fish and smoked like the devil.
Oral sex linked to increase in throat cancers