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How to prevent pancreatic cancer effectively

How to prevent pancreatic cancer effectively

Pancreatic cancer is one of the deadliest cancers in the world. The most common type is pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma or PDA. About 230,000 PDA cases are...
3 big health benefits of magnesium everyone should know

3 big health benefits of magnesium everyone should know

Magnesium is a mineral you can find naturally in whole grains, beans, nuts, and leafy green vegetables. Recent studies have shown that this nutrient can offer...
Killer cell immunotherapy offers potential cure for advanced pancreatic cancer

Killer cell immunotherapy offers potential cure for advanced pancreatic cancer

A new approach to treating pancreatic cancer using 'educated killer cells' has shown promise, according to a new study by UNSW medical researchers. Researchers from...
5 things you can do to prevent cancer

5 things you can do to prevent cancer

Cancer is collection of related diseases. In all kinds of cancer, some body cells begin to divide and cannot be stopped. Eventually they spread into...
This blood test could detect pancreatic cancer fast

This blood test could detect pancreatic cancer fast

In a recent study from UC San Diego, researchers have developed a new blood test to detect pancreatic cancer fast. The test, which is currently...
Ovarian cancer drug may help treat pancreatic cancer

Ovarian cancer drug may help treat pancreatic cancer

A targeted therapy that has shown its power in fighting ovarian cancer in women including those with BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations may also help...
How to prevent pancreatic cancer effectively

How to prevent pancreatic cancer effectively

Pancreatic cancer is one of the deadliest cancers in the world. The most common type is pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma, or PDA. Research shows that about...
Ketogenic diet may boost cancer treatment

Ketogenic diet may boost cancer treatment

A very low carbohydrate, high-fat diet called the ketogenic diet may improve the effectiveness of an emerging class of cancer drugs, according to a...
A step towards earlier diagnosis of pancreatic cancer

A step towards earlier diagnosis of pancreatic cancer

A study has developed software that can make it easier to identify potential pancreatic cancer biomarkers and thereby achieve earlier diagnosis of the disease. These...
Living with pancreatitis, a patient advocates for others

Living with pancreatitis, a patient advocates for others

For more than four decades, Georgiann Ziegler never thought about her pancreas. “I had no knowledge of what my pancreas did or where it was...