According to the American Cancer Society, about 53,000 people (in the United States alone) were diagnosed with pancreatic cancer this year. While only accounting for about 3% of all cancers in the United States, multiple foundations are dedicated to pancreatic cancer.
Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month
About Pancreatic Cancer Pancreatic cancer has the lowest five-year survival rate, 6 percent, among major cancers in the United States. The reasons largely have to do with the fact that it is difficult to diagnose pancreatic cancer; there are either