Pancreatic Cancer – hope for early detection

My father died of pancreatic cancer. Six weeks from diagnosis (Christmas Eve, thank you very much) to death two months later. The thing of it is, its so hard to detect. What I did not know, until reading this article, is that pancreatic cancer can run in families and be detected with the test this doctor has discovered:

\http://www.nytimes.com/2008/03/18/science/18conv.html?ex=1363665600&en=4fcb4a86ba280b17&ei=5089&partner=rssyahoo&emc=rss

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One Response to “Pancreatic Cancer – hope for early detection”

  1. Black Coffee & Bourbon Says:

    That is some amazing news. I cannot believe how fast pancreatic cancer kills. It is a horrible disease.

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