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Leading the Way Through Research at our Four Dedicated Pancreatic Cancer Research Laboratories Pancreatic cancer research is moving faster than ever before, and there has never been a more hopeful time for patients. Our Lustgarten-funded researchers are at the forefront of the most promising breakthroughs that are directly impacting patients and enabling some patients to [...]
Charles S. Fuchs, M.D., MPH, is the Director of the Yale Cancer Center and the Physician-in-Chief of the Smilow Cancer Hospital. In this interview, he discusses why proper nutrition is important for patients with pancreatic cancer. What is the main function of the pancreas and how does pancreatic cancer impact how the pancreas works? The [...]
Depression and anxiety are very common to find patients with pancreatic cancer who experience symptoms of both depression and anxiety. Read this interview with a pancreatic cancer expert here: Q: What are depression and anxiety? ALAN D. VALENTINE (ADV): Depression—a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest—is a mood disorder that runs along a [...]