Designation of Seven Additional NPF Centers

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The National Pancreas Foundation Announces the Designation of Seven Additional NPF Centers for the Care and Treatment of Pancreatitis BETHESDA, MD – February 19, 2016 – The National Pancreas Foundation (NPF), a nonprofit organization that provides hope for those suffering from pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer, announces the designation of seven additional National Pancreas Foundation Centers. …

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A Letter from a Patient to Her Disease

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Here is a letter from a patient to her disease. Much of this will strike a chord with patients of pancreas disease. This young woman has familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS), which is a rare genetic disorder that causes the body to become unable to effectively clear lipid particles called chylomicrons. As a result, patients have …

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