Diet and nutrition

Nutrition can be a major focus for people who have been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. The disease itself, along with treatments such as surgery, radiotherapy and chemotherapy, can change your body’s ability to digest and absorb nutrients from food.

While this website contains general advice on managing dietary issues, you will probably find it useful to talk to a dietitian about your specific needs.

Advice and ways to cope with:

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Information Product No. PCA0015v1 | Published: 01/06/2015 | Last Updated: 01/03/2017 | Next Review Due: 01/06/2018