Diet for Pancreatic Health

A diagnosis of pancreatic cancer can bring unexpected changes to the body, as well as our diet. Clinical Dietitian & Credentialed Diabetes Educator, Sophie Skalkos joined us at our May patient support group to discuss how to maintain a healthy diet as well as a list of foods to nourish your pancreas.

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Animal Therapy

It is commonly known that animals have a soothing effect on people, but recent scientific studies have focused on identifying a link between animal interaction and improved human health.

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The Importance of Diet During Cancer Treatment

Nutrition plays a pivotal role in any cancer treatment, a process that continues to place significant demands on the human body. Consuming the right types of foods prior to, during, and after treatment can help patients derive the greatest benefit from treatment, including feeling better and stronger.

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Yoga: benefits for cancer patients

Handling the diagnosis of cancer includes experiencing the effects of the cancer itself, along with the effects that standard cancer treatments have upon both mind and body.

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Confronting & Coping With Pancreatic Cancer Diagnosis

Receiving the diagnosis of pancreatic cancer can be unnerving, confusing, and disorienting. You have mixed emotions of surprise, disbelief, and anger; and you may feel sad and disappointed, with fear and uncertainty for the future. But you are not alone.

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