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by Support Team
Mon May 22, 2017 10:21 am
Forum: Guidance and rules
Topic: Using the forums and online safety
Replies: 0
Views: 8745

Using the forums and online safety

Remember your message can be seen by anyone browsing the World Wide Web. All messages are indexed by search engines such as Google. This ensures that the site continues to attract new users and the forums remain fresh, but bear this in mind before you go into detail about your diagnosis, treatment o...
by Support Team
Wed Mar 29, 2017 11:42 am
Forum: Guidance and rules
Topic: Registering on the forum
Replies: 0
Views: 14213

Registering on the forum

To register with the Pancreatic Cancer UK Forum, click on ‘register’ on the top right hand side of the main forum page. You will need to agree with our terms and conditions and community guidelines to proceed. You will be required to choose a unique username and a password and have a valid email add...
by Support Team
Wed Mar 29, 2017 11:41 am
Forum: Guidance and rules
Topic: How to post messages
Replies: 0
Views: 9281

How to post messages

Before you post on the forum, make sure you are logged in. You can then either start a new topic or reply to other posts. Selecting the “New Topic” button in a forum will take you to the posting screen. After submitting your post, a new topic will appear in that forum with your post as the last disp...
by Support Team
Mon Jan 16, 2017 12:34 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Thank you and our story... but we are not that far yet!
Replies: 433
Views: 138954

Re: Thank you and our story... but we are not that far yet!

Dandygal76 wrote: > Still no results! I will be kicking some arse tomorrow and so we will have > them come what may. > > I am crusading (when am I not)! I have e-mailed on various fronts and > requested a 10 minute slot at the next PC parliamentary committee to give a > 10 minute presentation from t...
by Support Team
Fri Nov 18, 2016 3:43 pm
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Irinotecan hydrochloride nanoliposomal injections
Replies: 11
Views: 13274

Re: Irinotecan hydrochloride nanoliposomal injections

Hi all,

Pancreatic Cancer UK is preparing responses to current consultations about Onivyde and will be considering all comments on this thread when doing so, so please keep them coming.

Kevin Armstrong
Head of Policy and Campaigns (Maternity Cover)
by Support Team
Fri Apr 29, 2016 3:01 pm
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Pancreatic Cancer UK Discussion Forum & Support Line Service
Replies: 0
Views: 11909

Pancreatic Cancer UK Discussion Forum & Support Line Service

On occasion we do need to remind all discussion forum users of the guidance and rules of the discussion forum. The registration information makes it clear that information on the forum does not constitute medical advice. The information contained in these discussion forums is shared in a supportive ...
by Support Team
Thu Dec 17, 2015 4:32 pm
Forum: News archive
Topic: An update on our achievements during our awareness month
Replies: 0
Views: 6391

An update on our achievements during our awareness month

Here at the Pancreatic Cancer UK offices, we have been rounding up the stats and looking at all the achievements of this year’s PCAM – our Pancreatic Cancer awareness month which took place in November. Throughout PCAM, we are very pleased to say that 126 buildings nationwide lit up purple, includin...
by Support Team
Mon Nov 23, 2015 4:43 pm
Forum: News archive
Topic: Help us develop new information about pancreatic cancer
Replies: 0
Views: 5021

Help us develop new information about pancreatic cancer

We are continuing to develop our information for people affected by pancreatic cancer, and we want your help to make sure what we produce is what people want and need. We are planning to produce some new information about the following issues: • Some information for people who are reaching the end o...
by Support Team
Fri Nov 20, 2015 10:33 am
Forum: News archive
Topic: Over £1 million invested in research into treatments
Replies: 0
Views: 8285

Over £1 million invested in research into treatments

Pancreatic Cancer UK announced at the beginning of pancreatic awareness month that we will fund over £1 million of ground breaking research into treatments for the disease, which could mean a longer life for thousands of people. We hope to be able to transform the prognosis of pancreatic cancer thro...
by Support Team
Wed Sep 23, 2015 5:19 pm
Forum: News archive
Topic: Being treated with Abraxane or know someone who is?
Replies: 0
Views: 9192

Being treated with Abraxane or know someone who is?

Are you a UK-based patient currently being treated with Abraxane for advanced pancreatic cancer, or are you about to start the treatment? Or perhaps your loved one or family member is being treated with Abraxane at the moment? Either way, if you would potentially be happy to speak to a journalist ab...
by Support Team
Thu Feb 26, 2015 12:41 pm
Forum: Patient Experience Forum
Topic: first time
Replies: 4
Views: 7560

Re: first time

Hi Lel, Welcome to the forums. Sorry to hear what you have been going through of late. We hope that the Ct scan does not reveal anything to worry about, but as you say, feel free to come back on here afterwards for support. you can also contact us on support@pancreaticcancer.org.uk should you need t...
by Support Team
Thu Feb 26, 2015 12:37 pm
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Abraxane -our experiences so far
Replies: 243
Views: 98540

Re: Abraxane -our experiences so far

Dear Nikki, We are so saddened to hear the news of Paul's passing last night. What a fighter, and such an amazing battle he fought right until the end. You have been such a support to others on here Nikki, and many have followed Paul's and your story throughout. He has done remarkably well, and I kn...
by Support Team
Mon Feb 09, 2015 12:24 pm
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Questions about pancreatic cancer? Contact our Support Line
Replies: 4
Views: 59612

Questions about pancreatic cancer? Contact our Support Line

Pancreatic Cancer UK - Support Line Pancreatic Cancer UK runs a confidential information and support line for anyone affected by pancreatic cancer. Our Specialist Nurses can provide individual specialist information about pancreatic cancer, treatment options and managing symptoms and side effects. W...
by Support Team
Fri Oct 03, 2014 11:04 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: Purple lights for hope day
Replies: 2
Views: 4932

Re: Purple lights for hope day

Hi Roy, Sorry for any confusion and thanks for getting in touch. Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month has been around for several years and it is for the full month of November. Purple Lights for Hope is a Pancreatic Cancer UK initiative for the awareness month and it is for one day - 1st November. So ...
by Support Team
Thu Sep 18, 2014 10:32 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: New website - help me out - where is
Replies: 17
Views: 18726

Re: New website

Dear Julia, I am glad you found it easily on the homepage in the end. If you click on the dropdown menus under each of the headings then you can go to any area of the website that you wish. There is also a block on all the information and support pages to the Support Line and Discussion Forum so I d...

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