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How one hospital is overcoming disparities in pancreatic cancer care [Video]

(BPT) – According to the American Cancer Society, about 48,220 people in the U.S. will die of pancreatic cancer this year, and unfortunately, most do not experience symptoms of the disease until it has become large or spread elsewhere in the body. A recent study also found that socioeconomic status and race were associated with worse patient outcomes and lower survival rates. The study, conducted by doctors at Capital Health in New Jersey, discovered that patients with a lower socioeconomic status and those who are African American are more likely to encounter barriers to receiving specialized care at major medical institutions.

Pancreatic cancer treatment is complicated by the fact that treatment usually involves surgery — but the location of the pancreas and where tumors usually appear makes surgery extremely complicated. Surgeons who specialize in techniques to …

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CDHF Talks Pancreatic Cancer Part 6: What is the role of diet in treating pancreatic cancer? [Video]

What is the role of diet and nutrition in treating pancreatic cancer? Dr. David Armstrong answers these questions: • Why does pancreatic cancer cause weight loss and malnutrition?• Why is diet important before diagnosis?• What nutrition treatments are needed during treatment for pancreatic cancer?• Are nutrition treatments still needed after treatment for pancreatic cancer? • What nutrition supplements may be needed after treatment for pancreatic cancer?

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My mum was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer how we found out/ doctors negligence. #cancer [Video]

Hey loves.It has been a while welcome back.This is a cancer awareness video where I explain to you how my mum was diagnosed with cancer. How several Hospitals failed to diagnose it on time and how negligent they were.We are currently fighting and she is undergoing chemotherapy at the moment. follow me on Instagram @Aimmerolyremember to subscribe and share.You have any pain visit the doctor don't ignore .