The pancreas, a fish-shaped organ measuring between 6 and 10 inches long, rests just above the level of the belly button and in front of the spine. Its primary functions include making insulin, as well as helping with the body’s digestion by making enzymes that break down energy producing proteins, enabling easier absorption. —
This year, approximately 45,000 Americans will receive the devastating pancreatic cancer diagnosis and approximately 36,000 of those patients will die. Although research is incomplete, some researchers believe that those who carry excess weight may have an increased risk of developing pancreatic cancer. According to Brian Wolpin, Assistant Professor of Medicine at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School in Boston, “The study reinforces the importance of maintaining a healthy weight which may lead to better outcomes after cancer diagnosis and help to prevent cancer from developing.”
Further, according to a study published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology on October 21 of this year, and reported by Medical News Today, obese patients that are diagnosed with pancreatic cancer may have a shorter survival rate than those of a normal, healthy weight. The study also indicated that obese patients were more apt to be diagnosed with an advanced stage of deadly pancreatic cancer. http://jco.ascopubs.org/content/early/2013/10/21/JCO.2013.51.7532.abstract
Although science may not have definitively determined that obesity and being overweight is the direct cause of pancreatic cancers, it is known that losing this excess weight and consuming a healthy diet can help to deter its development and slow its progression.
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Although losing weight, avoiding processed foods and following a diet low in fat and high in nutrient rich vegetables is not guaranteed cancer prevention, following these dietary guidelines will result in improved health and reducing the risk for countless weight related diseases, including several types of cancer. By making minor lifestyle changes, losing excess weight and making healthy food choices, the risk for developing pancreatic cancer can be significantly reduced.
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Having a risk factor for a specific disease does not mean that one will absolutely contract the disease. It does mean, however, that taking precautions may reduce the risk. By providing the nation’s leading prescription hormone diet plans, easy to follow, nutritious and delicious meal plans and a level of personal service unparalleled by competitors, Diet Doc has helped thousands reduce the risk of weight related diseases, including pancreatic cancer, and has become the most reliable and most trusted prescription hormone weight loss program in the country.
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