In acute pancreatitis, the enzymes used to break down food become activated before they leave the pancreas. These enzymes are so powerful that they start to attack and digest the pancreatic tissue. This process is called autodigestion.slide show: acute pancreatitis. this slide show describes the causes, symptoms, and factors in the development of acute pancreatitis, as well as tools and tests used to diagnose the disease.
Dr. Mehmet Oz: “Pancreatic cancer is the most lethal cancer there is. It grows silently in your body. Once diagnosed, it’s usually too late.” Learn more about the campaign to beat pancreatic cancer at www.curePC.org.
Create a thunderous roar on that day by letting people know you are wearing on November Join our Thunderclap! I didn't know this was today but by chance am wearing purple, and this week is the anniversary of Mom's death from pancreatic cancer.
Sterling silver awareness ribbon is pave set with pink cubic zirconiums & hangs on an 18" sterling silver cable chain. This ribbon is made especially for the Operation Bling Foundation. It is currently available in three different colors; "blingy clear" for everyone, pink for breast cancer & purple for pancreatic cancer. The ribbon measures 20mm, about the height of a nickle. it is available for $45.00 + shipping at www.operationblingfoundation.org