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Pancreatic Cancer

American Cancer Society: Pancreatic Cancer - The American Cancer Society is the nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.
Also in Spanish.

Cancer.Net: Pancreatic Cancer - This is the patient information website of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). It is designed to help patients and families make informed health-care decisions.

Cancer Research UK: Pancreatic Cancer - This is one of the first comprehensive cancer websites based in the UK.  They provide information for people affected by cancer that is accessible, comprehensive and easy to read.

Hirshberg Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research - This is a national, nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing pancreatic cancer research, and providing information, resources, and support to pancreatic cancer patients and their families.

Let's Win! - Let’s Win enables patients, doctors, and researchers to share fast-breaking information on potentially life-saving pancreatic cancer treatments and trials that go beyond the standard of care.
Also in Spanish.

Lustgarten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research - The mission of The Lustgarten Foundation is to advance the scientific and medical research related to the diagnosis, treatment, cure and prevention of pancreatic cancer.

Macmillan Cancer Support: Pancreatic Cancer - This UK based organization helps with all the things that people affected by cancer want and need. Here you will find information on symptoms, diagnosis and treatment.

Mayo Clinic: Pancreatic Cancer - This site provides access to the experience and knowledge of the more than 2,000 physicians and scientists of Mayo Clinic.

MedlinePlus: Pancreatic Cancer - Developed by the National Library of Medicine,
this consumer health site directs the user to selected online resources on many common diseases, conditions, and concerns.
Also in Spanish.

Merck Manual Consumer Version: Pancreatic Cancer - An overview on the diagnosis and treatment of pancreatic cancer can be found at this site.

National Cancer Institute: Pancreatic Cancer - This government site will provide you with information on treatment, clinical trials and research.
Also in Spanish.

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN): Pancreatic Cancer - NCCN resources aim to assist patients and their caregivers with overcoming the challenges related to cancer.  The goal of this book is to help you get the best cancer treatment.

National Pancreas Foundation - The National Pancreas Foundation provides hope for those suffering from pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer through funding cutting edge research, advocating for new and better therapies, and providing support and education for patients, caregivers, and health care professionals.

OncoLink: Pancreatic Cancer - OncoLink was founded in 1994 by Penn cancer specialists with a mission to help cancer patients, families, health care professionals and the general public get accurate cancer-related information at no charge. Find out about risk and prevention, screening, and treatment options at this site.

PanCan - The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Inc. (PanCAN), established in 1999, is the first national patient advocacy organization for the pancreatic cancer community. Here you will find information on pancreatic cancer, research and support services. There is also a section for caregivers.

Pancreatica - The purpose of this site is to serve as a worldwide focal and gathering point on the Internet for the latest news and disinterested information in regard to clinical trials and other responsible medical care in the treatment of pancreatic cancer.

World Cancer Research Fund: Pancreatic Cancer - Read the findings of how diet, nutrition and physical activity affect pancreatic cancer risk. 

 

Interactive Tutorials / Videos

Health Library: Pancreatic Cancer - This 3D animation gives information about pancreatic cancer.

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network - This YouTube channel offers content specific to pancreatic cancer and general pancreatic health.

Siteman Cancer Center: Your Disease Risk - This interactive tool estimates your risk of cancer and provides personalized tips for prevention. Simply choose melanoma from the menu and answer some questions to find out your risk.
 

June 2020