Pancreatic Cancer Risk: Chronic Pancreatitis Increases Risk

Unfortunately those who suffer from long-term chronic pancreatitis also have increased pancreatic cancer risk (5% of CP patients may end up with pancreatic cancer) [1]. Don’t go all wiggy on me about it. The increased risk isn’t something that guarantees you are in trouble. It is merely an increased risk, nothing more. BUT … IF you have chronic pancreatitis you should be aware of your increased risk so that you can…

August 11, 2015

Pancreatitis Remedies You Can Use At Home

Pancreatitis remedies are few in number. In order to understand what may or may not be a viable home remedy for pancreatitis you first have to have a clear understanding of pancreatitis. What is it, how it happens and so on. The most important in my humble opinion is what pancreatitis is. Once you have a clear understanding of what pancreatitis is, choosing pancreatitis remedies becomes easier. I personally use…

May 22, 2015

Chronic Pancreatitis Daily Meal Plan – Breakfast

A chronic pancreatitis daily meal plan is something you will have to determine by experimentation. The first step you need to take is to read my previous posts on foods that are normally safe and those that are never safe. You can start here with what I deem to be the basics you should know about a proper pancreatitis diet. The next step is to prep for and do a…

July 29, 2014

Soy Sauce: Does Your Soy Sauce Contain Alcohol?

As is true of many foods soy sauce is not good for those who suffer with chronic pancreatitis. Why not you ask? Soy sauce is made by fermenting wheat or another grain such as rice. Grain alcohol, ethanol, is made from fermented grains. There are different types of this sauce and it seems like asian countries have their own formulas. I didn’t know how soy sauces were made or that…

June 12, 2014

Vegetable Broth Recipe

I’m going to give you another of my secret weapons. A food for pancreatitis that I still use to this day, my special pancreatitis vegetable broth. This broth can be used anytime. It is especially good for those just coming out of an acute pancreatitis attack or if you are still suffering pain and nausea from chronic pancreatitis. I know that I have recommended fresh organic vegetable juice or low…

April 11, 2014

Minimal Change Chronic Pancreatitis

If you are experiencing pain, nausea, and other discomfort after acute pancreatitis you may have minimal change chronic pancreatitis. Many people have asked me why they have had recurrent attacks of acute pancreatitis or have had one doctor diagnose them with chronic pancreatitis only to have another say they don’t have chronic pancreatitis or any pancreatitis at all. For those of you who have had this kind of experience with your…

March 24, 2014

Pancreatitis Videos: 8 Pancreatitis Videos By Dr. David C. Whitcomb

I had one of my readers ask me if I’d seen videos done by Dr. David C. Whitcomb from the University of Pittsburgh. I had to admit to her that I had seen some short videos such as the first that alludes to complex genetics as a cause of acute pancreatitis but that I had not watched the series of 8 videos that Dr. Whitcomb has provided. These videos were somewhat “eye…

December 31, 2013

Chronic Pancreatitis: The Steps to Pancreas Healing

The steps to healing Chronic Pancreatitis are the same as healing after Acute Pancreatitis however … I sorta dropped the ball by not posting the steps like I promised in this post Pancreas Healing: 5 Steps to Pancreas Healing After Acute Pancreatitis. The thing is, like I said in my last sentence or paragraph of the above post, the protocol I use is almost EXACTLY the same. The only difference for…

December 19, 2013