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by Support Team
Tue Jul 14, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Pancreatitis 3 Years After Whipple?
Replies: 6
Views: 777

Re: Pancreatitis 3 Years After Whipple?

Hello, Thank you for your post. I am sorry to hear that your mother in law has recently noticed a change in her general well being. While it is fabulous that she was able to have surgery 3 years ago it can often be concerning when people notice new symptoms or if others appear to be changing. From w...
by Support Team
Thu Jul 09, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Online Support Sessions During Coronavirus
Replies: 0
Views: 833

Online Support Sessions During Coronavirus

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a big impact on everyone’s lives, and if you have pancreatic cancer we know that it has been a very difficult and challenging time. For that reason, we are running a series of free Living with Pancreatic Cancer online support sessions, to help you deal with issues you m...
by Support Team
Thu Apr 09, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Support Line Closed over Bank Holiday Weekend
Replies: 0
Views: 1756

Support Line Closed over Bank Holiday Weekend

Please note that our Support Line service will be closed from Friday 10th April to Monday 13th April due to the Bank holiday.

Normal hours will resume on Tuesday 14th April from 10am - 4pm.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused/
by Support Team
Mon Apr 06, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: LGBTIQ+ Cancer Support from Live Through This
Replies: 0
Views: 1572

LGBTIQ+ Cancer Support from Live Through This

An update from our friends at Live Through This: Hi all, In response to the novel coronavirus preventing our usual peer support meetings and the postponement of our LGBTIQ+ Cancer Awareness Event, we are working with Maggies to provide an online peer support session. This session is a hosted video c...
by Support Team
Thu Mar 19, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Update on National Pancreatic Diseases PPI Forum
Replies: 0
Views: 1457

Update on National Pancreatic Diseases PPI Forum

We have received the following udpdate regarding the National Pancreatic Diseases PPI Forum on 15th May: I need to inform you though that given the evolving COVID-19 situation it is with great regret that we have decided to postpone the planned National Pancreatic Diseases PPI Forum due to haven hel...
by Support Team
Fri Feb 21, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Our latest 'Diet and Pancreatic Cancer' booklet is now available
Replies: 0
Views: 1825

Our latest 'Diet and Pancreatic Cancer' booklet is now available

We’ve updated our booklet ‘Diet and pancreatic cancer’, which has lots of information about how to manage symptoms to do with problems with your digestion, such as weight loss. It also has information on how to take pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy (for example Creon®), and how to manage diabet...
by Support Team
Wed Feb 05, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Exciting opportunity for you to help Pancreatic Cancer UK
Replies: 0
Views: 4412

Exciting opportunity for you to help Pancreatic Cancer UK

Pancreatic Cancer UK have an exciting opportunity for people affected by pancreatic cancer to get involved and help shape their work. We are developing a new website, and would like volunteers who might be able to attend a 2-hour workshop on either Wednesday 26th or Friday 28th February, at our offi...
by Support Team
Mon Jan 20, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Meet Nurse Lisa at our Brighton Support Day on Thursday 27th February
Replies: 0
Views: 1629

Meet Nurse Lisa at our Brighton Support Day on Thursday 27th February

Meet Nurse Lisa at our Brighton Support Day on Thursday 27th February We warmly invite you to join us for a supportive and informative day for people living with pancreatic cancer. This free event includes refreshments and talks about various aspects of pancreatic cancer, including managing your die...
by Support Team
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Meet Nurse Tracey at our South Essex Support Day on Thursday 27th February
Replies: 0
Views: 1617

Meet Nurse Tracey at our South Essex Support Day on Thursday 27th February

We warmly invite you to join us for a supportive and informative day for people living with pancreatic cancer. This free event includes refreshments and talks about various aspects of pancreatic cancer, including managing your diet and symptoms as well as information about the services we provide fo...
by Support Team
Wed Jan 08, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Meet Nurse Lynne at our Oldham Support Day on Tuesday 25th February
Replies: 0
Views: 1625

Meet Nurse Lynne at our Oldham Support Day on Tuesday 25th February

We warmly invite you to join us for a supportive and informative day for people living with pancreatic cancer. This free event includes refreshments and talks about various aspects of pancreatic cancer, including managing your diet and symptoms as well as information about the services we provide fo...
by Support Team
Wed Jan 08, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Meet Nurse Rachel at our Edinburgh Support Day on Monday 24th February
Replies: 0
Views: 1654

Meet Nurse Rachel at our Edinburgh Support Day on Monday 24th February

We warmly invite you to join us for a supportive and informative day for people living with pancreatic cancer. This free event includes refreshments and talks about various aspects of pancreatic cancer, including managing your diet and symptoms as well as information about the services we provide fo...
by Support Team
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Guidance and rules
Topic: Terms of Use for our Forum
Replies: 0
Views: 18397

Terms of Use for our Forum

The forums have been set up for people affected by pancreatic cancer to offer and receive support. The forums have been designed to primarily: • Provide practical and emotional support to users; • Enable individuals to share real life experiences with groups of people who understand and are going th...
by Support Team
Wed Sep 25, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Macmillan LGBT Cancer Programme Merseyside - Share your experience
Replies: 0
Views: 6046

Macmillan LGBT Cancer Programme Merseyside - Share your experience

The Macmillan LGBT Cancer Programme Merseyside is engaging with LGBT people living with cancer and their carers to learn from their experiences and influence services. We run a LGBT Cancer User Involvement Group, which meets regularly with the aim of providing peer support and advocating the needs o...
by Support Team
Mon Sep 23, 2019 2:47 pm
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Updated chemotherapy information
Replies: 0
Views: 4972

Updated chemotherapy information

We have updated our information on Chemotherapy for pancreatic cancer. This information covers how chemotherapy is used for pancreatic cancer, and how it can affect you. There is information on what to expect during your treatment, and how the possible side effects can be managed. Read more, or orde...
by Support Team
Wed Jul 31, 2019 11:17 am
Forum: News from Pancreatic Cancer UK
Topic: Peer to peer support for people having surgery
Replies: 0
Views: 4321

Peer to peer support for people having surgery

Having surgery for pancreatic cancer can be a difficult and worrying time, and it can help to talk things through with someone who knows what it is like. Side by Side is a telephone support service for people with pancreatic cancer who have had, or are likely to have, surgery to remove their cancer,...

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