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Feline Pancreatitis

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 08.02.2016 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

Feline pancreatitis is inflammation of a cat's pancreas that can disrupt its normal functions and cause other symptoms as well. An inflamed pancreas i...

It's Not Impossible to See True Progress in Pancreatic Cancer

Julie Fleshman | Posted 06.21.2016 | Impact
Julie Fleshman

Today, nearly 700 pancreatic cancer advocates, including over 100 survivors, will join me on Capitol Hill to urge Congress to increase federal funding for cancer research.

What to Expect: Illnesses in Senior Cats

Brie Witherspoon | Posted 05.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Brie Witherspoon

By late afternoon the blood work had returned indicating that everything was in order, and there was clinically nothing more to be done to explain the lack of appetite and lethargy.

Mountain-Moving Volunteers Raise their Voices, Demand Change for Pancreatic Cancer

Julie Fleshman | Posted 04.26.2016 | Impact
Julie Fleshman

It was the spring of 2000 in San Francisco and I was volunteering with the Pancreatic Cancer Action Network. My role was to host a booth, speak with a...

Pancreatic Cancer Is Actually 4 Different Diseases

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 02.29.2016 | Healthy Living

A new genomic analysis of over 450 pancreatic tumors reveals that the cancer may be more accurately classified as four different diseases, each with i...

Could This Be Why Your Cat Is Losing Weight?

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 06.04.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Karen Becker

Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency (EPI), also called pancreatic insufficiency and maldigestion syndrome, is thought to be rare in cats. However, accor...

Baseline Your Health

Deepak Chopra | Posted 06.02.2012 | Healthy Living
Deepak Chopra

When it comes to health, your baseline is a whole atlas of personal health information. Knowing how to read that atlas can help you to set goals on your wellness journey -- and to achieve them.

No, Diabetes Does Not Still Exist to Benefit Pharmaceutical Companies

Milt Bedingfield | Posted 06.05.2011 | Home
Milt Bedingfield

I certainly hope there are not many people that truly believe diabetes, cancer, heart disease and Alzheimer's still exist because health related companies make more money treating the illness versus curing it.

Death Row "Waiting" Advert Brings Life to UK Organ Donor Crisis

Denis Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Denis Campbell

For or against, the advert has achieved its intended purpose and raised the profile of both the issue of organ donation and those in greatest need.

Body Language: Knowing Your Parts

Dr. Jon LaPook | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jon LaPook

There are a few parts of the body you should be familiar with in order to recognize important symptoms and alert your doctor. Here's my top-four list of organs whose location patients should know but often don't.