“We thought this was only a respiratory virus. Turns out, it goes after the pancreas. It goes after the heart. It goes after the liver, the brain, the kidney and other organs.
Today marks the start of Pancreatic Cancer Awareness month - a time to take action against the deadliest major cancer with a five-year survival rate of just 8 percent.
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Today, nearly 700 pancreatic cancer advocates, including over 100 survivors, will join me on Capitol Hill to urge Congress to increase federal funding for cancer research.
By late afternoon the blood work had returned indicating that everything was in order, and there was clinically nothing more to be done to explain the lack of appetite and lethargy.
It was a project I took enormous pride in, knowing the organization didn't have the resources needed to get it done on their
The discovery means more potential ways to treat this cancer.
In 2010, the GI Laboratory at Texas A&M University received 775 samples from veterinarians of fTLI assay results that were
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