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Pancreatic Cancer Stage 4 Diagnosis-Is It Treatable?

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All Pancreatic Cancer at All Stages Is Treatable.  The Key is to Figure Out What The Best Treatment is For the Patient

Hello David-

My mother was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer stage 4 on   –  –  . I would like to know if it treatable? I hope and pray she beats it. Tiffany

Hi Tiffany-
I am sorry to learn of your mother’s pancreatic cancer diagnosis. I will try to answer your question as clearly and directly as possible. 
All cancer is treatable. The question is what are the risks and benefits are for the patient. Conventional oncology has few is any curative treatment options to offer for advanced pancreatic cancer. Therefore I encourage you combine the best of both conventional and non-conventional therapies for pancreatic cancer. 
Conventionally speaking, I encourage you to consider evidence-based “Integrative” therapies. Therapies that research has shown can enhance the efficacy of conventional chemotherapy. Also, consider pre-adjuvant radiation to shrink the pancreatic tumor enough to be able to undergo Whipple surgery.
Further, there are a variety of non-conventional, evidence-based supplements, nutritional, mind-body therapies. 
I am both a cancer survivor and cancer coach. Scroll down the page and post a question or a comment. I will reply to you ASAP.   
David Emerson
  • Cancer Survivor
  • Cancer Coach
  • Director PeopleBeatingCancer

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