Natural ‘cures’ for pancreatic cancer
Pancreatic cancer is becoming more common. In recent times, more Nigerians have lost their lives to one of the hardest-to-treat, most lethal malignancy and the fourth cause of cancer-related deaths worldwide, which has a median five-year survival rate of only eight per cent.
New drug blocks pancreatic cancer growth
A newly developed drug can prevent the most common type of pancreatic cancer from growing and spreading in laboratory mice, according to a study led by Cedars-Sinai.The study, published recently in the journal Gastroenterology, also demonstrated in mice that the drug, called Metavert....
Five signs of pancreatic cancer you shouldn’t ignore
Usually, people never really talk about the pancreas. It takes a back seat compared to its other counterparts such as the liver, stomach and even the gallbladder. Perhaps, this has to do with the location of the pancreas, being tucked away so deep in the abdomen, it is almost forgotten. But don’t be deceived by…