The oral health library is a collection of informative short articles about teeth, gums, and oral cancer. Diseases of the teeth and gums are common and oral cancer is potentially life-threatening. Furthermore, gum disease may affect other diseases and vice versa. The information in these articles may help you to make the best decision in regard to your oral health, general health, and quality of life. Relevant articles on a specific topic are included for teeth and gums. In addition to selecting a topic from the menu, clicking a hypertext link will take you to the appropriate article.