PANCREATIC CANCER

  • Watch: The hazards of pancreatic cancer September 17, 2009

    This week we lost Hollywood actor Patrick Swayze to pancreatic cancer. Here's more on the disease that's considered the cruelest form of cancer as its hard to detect and carries a high mortality rate. ...
  • Watch: A look at Patrick Swayze's life and career September 15, 2009

    The Dirty Dancing star lost his 20 month battle with cancer on September 14. ...
  • Patrick Swayze dies of cancer September 15, 2009

    Los Angeles: Patrick Swayze, the hunky actor who danced his way into moviegoers' hearts with Dirty Dancing and then broke them with Ghost, died om Monday after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 57. "Patrick Swayze passed away peacefully on Monday with family at his side after facing the challenges...
  • Patrick Swayze confined to wheelchair August 27, 2009

    London: Actor Patrick Swayze, who is suffering from pancreatic cancer, was confined to a wheelchair as he left hospital following his ongoing treatment. Dailymail.co.uk reports that the 57yearold star of yesteryears' hit film Dirty Dancing who had danced his way into people's hearts looked weak and frail as he was taken...
  • North Korea's Kim has pancreatic cancer: Reports July 13, 2009

    Seoul (South Korea): North Korean leader Kim Jong Il has lifethreatening pancreatic cancer, a news report said on Monday, days after new images of him looking gaunt spurred speculation that his health might be worsening following a reported stroke last year. The 67yearold Kim was diagnosed with the cancer around the...
  • ExSt Stephen's head pitches in for cancer research November 7, 2008

    New Delhi: Former Principal of St Stephen's College, Dr Anil Wilson is battling endstage pancreatic cancer. For Dr Anil Wilson, this is probably the most diffucult period of his life. Principal of St Stephen's College for 16 years, Dr Wilson always joked that he has never been to a...
  • St Stephens' principal, Wilson aids cancer research November 7, 2008

    Advanced pancreatic cancer having struck him out of the blue, Dr Anil Wilson, the longest serving principal of St Stephens has pledged his body for cancer research. He feels that a cure is not available purely because enough research has not been done on the type of cancer. IBNLiving has...
  • Health Wrap: An apple a day doesn't keep your doc away October 8, 2007

    A German study has found that a diet high in flavonols might help ward off pancreatic cancer; A high intake of sweets may shorten people's lives, says another German study. ...