The Pain and Suffering of Pancreatitis

Many of your family and friends do NOT understand the pain and suffering of pancreatitis. They most likely have NO CLUE how bad it can be to suffer an acute pancreatitis attack, especially if it falls in the moderate to severe category. Yet even MILD acute attacks can be the most painful experience imagined while, even though ironic, a severe attack can actually produce less pain initially, even no pain,…

May 27, 2015

Does Cabbage Cause Pancreas Pain or Acute Pancreatitis?

Read ALL of this post because cabbage is as likely to cause pancreas pain or acute pancreatitis as you are of winning the lotto tonight, this week or this year. Cabbage and other vegetables are NOT your enemy, instead, they are your friend!! But … I can not say the same for pancreatitis support groups. I can not recommend support groups because most are comprised of sick people who do not…

May 25, 2015

Biliary Inflammation, Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis, Exacerbated By Fat Consumption

Biliary inflammation (gallbladder disease, SOD), acute and chronic pancreatitis are all made worse by consuming high fat meals. It’s a fact. A fact I know from personal experience and from scientific evidence. Many of you who have read my blog(s) may be wondering … Why does fat consumption increase the risk of acute pancreatitis in those who have previously experienced pancreas damage? Why does fat exacerbate other biliary conditions such…

May 25, 2015

Juicing Information For Pancreas Healing Health

This juicing information is geared towards healing a damaged pancreas. Those who have suffered acute pancreatitis or are now dealing with chronic pancreatitis will be amazed by how adopting a juicing plan may help relieve symptoms and begin healing. Whether you already own a juicer or not this juicing information will be of value. You can use this juicing information to make fresh, healthy, organic juice or to determine whether juicing may…

May 22, 2015

Pancreatitis And Doctors – They Are Learning (SLOWLY)!

Pancreatitis and doctors can be frustrating to say the least. It is difficult to find a doctor who knows anything about how to stop an acute pancreatitis attack, how to heal after an attack, what to eat right after an attack and much more. Pancreatits and doctors is a subject that has cuased me many years of pain. Pancreatitis or inflammation of the pancreas is an extremely painful condition that…

May 14, 2015

Low Fat High Protein Foods (for Pancreatitis)

Low fat high protein foods are essential for those who suffer with pancreatitis. Unfortunately there are not a ton of choices when it comes to low fat, high protein foods. As a result many people find themselves losing weight due to the inability to tolerate most high protein foods because a large majority of those high protein foods also boast a high fat content. As you should know from reading my…

September 4, 2014

Gallstone Pancreatitis

The leading cause of acute pancreatitis is a gallstone (or stones) that creates an obstruction. Thus the name gallstone pancreatitis. Obstruction occurs when gallstones travel down the common bile duct and get stuck in the Ampulla of Vater creating a blockage in the outflow of pancreatic juices from the pancreas into the duodenum. The backflow of these digestive juices causes lysis (dissolving) of pancreatic cells and subsequent pancreatitis. The victim goes…

August 1, 2014

Pancreatitis Juice Diet – Why It’s Important

Who is a pancreatitis juice diet for? A pancreatitis juice diet is for anyone who suffers with recurrent acute pancreatitis and or chronic pancreatitis. As you know, since you are reading this article on pancreatitis and juicing, pancreatitis is not easy to heal and can cause long-term complications if not healed quickly. Juicing is one way you can help your pancreas to heal even if you have chronic pancreatitis due to damage…

July 28, 2014

Pancreatitis and Coffee – What’s The Scoop?

Do pancreatitis and coffee equal pain or other symptoms? Many pancreatitis victims believe that their pain is exasperated by coffee or the caffeine in coffee but is that true? My personal experience tells me it isn’t true. I have drank coffee PROFUSELY for the entire 30 + years I have been living with pancreatitis. “Well, everyone is different” you say. Really? Is my pancreas really that much different than yours?…

June 8, 2014

Juicing Diet For Those Who Suffer With Pancreatitis

If you suffer from pancreatitis you may want to consider a juicing diet because fresh, organic fruit or vegetable juice offers a healthy, nutrient dense and safer way to eat. For those who are extremely symptomatic (pain, nausea, vomiting) a juicing diet may be extremely beneficial because: 1) Juice is much easier to digest 2) Juice is nutrient dense 3) Juice is more easily absorbed by intestines with absorption issues 4)…

March 29, 2014