Tag Archives: Pancreatic

Weight during adolescence may affect pancreatic cancer risk in adulthood

New research has linked adolescent obesity with up to a four-fold increased risk of pancreatic cancer later in life. The study’s results also suggest that overweight and even higher weight within the “normal” weight range in men may increase pancreatic cancer risk in a graded manner. The findings are published early online in CANCER, a… Read More »

Why Pancreatic Cancer is Dangerous

There are several kinds of cancers that are diagnosed every year. However in most of the cases, people are found to be suffering from pancreatic cancer. Chances to survive from pancreatic cancer depend on the identification of the symptoms. If pancreatic cancer is diagnosed at an early stage the chances of survival are much higher.… Read More »