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Management of Pancreatic Cancer

In most cases, due to late diagnosis of Pancreatic Cancer, the mean survival period is less than 6 months. In such...
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Tests and Diagnosis of Pancreatic cancer

In order to diagnose Pancreatic Cancer and to determine the staging of Pancreatic Cancer, the following tests are used...
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Prevention of Pancreatic Cancer

There is no way to prevent pancreatic cancer but certain lifestyle changes may help lower the risks of pancreatic...
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Causes of Pancreatic Cancer

The exact cause of most Pancreatic cancers is still unknown but there are established risk factors that greatly...
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Pancreatic Cancer

What is Pancreatic Cancer The pancreas is a 6 inch long organ seated behind the stomach in the upper abdomen. The...
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Types and Stages of Pancreatic Cancer

Types of Pancreatic Cancer There are broadly two types of Pancreatic cancer. It either affects the exocrine gland (...
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Pancreatic Cancer: Latest Treatment Options and Other Questions

In our AsktheDoctor series, Dr Shailesh Shrikhande of Tata Memorial, Mumbai helps us better understand one of the most...
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The Best Motivational Posters of 2017

Here is our compilation of the posters that motivated and inspired our readers and social media followers. Which one do...

When You Accompany Someone to the Hospital

Waiting for medical test results can be the hardest part, but you can make it easier. In a heart-warming article, Usha...

Medications that Increase or Decrease Blood Glucose Levels!

In the second part of the series on drug interactions that persons with diabetes should watch out for, we talk of which...

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