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Pancreatic Cancer: Prevention

While there are certain recognized risk factors, there is no sure way to prevent pancreatic cancer.

Avoiding smoking, a major risk factor for pancreatic cancer, may reduce risk. Additionally, maintaining a healthy weight, eating a low-fat diet and exercising may also reduce several risk factors for pancreatic cancer.
*Sources: National Cancer Institute, American Cancer Society

Last updated: 5/26/2010 3:10:44 PM