Living with pancreatic cancer

Get support to cope during and after pancreatic cancer treatment, including information about diet.


You may find it difficult coping with a diagnosis of cancer both practically and emotionally. The following information might help.

Your diet

Read about how pancreatic cancer can affect your diet, including information on enzyme supplements that some people might need to help with digestion.

Pain control

Although pain is common with pancreatic cancer, it can nearly always be kept under control. Find out about different types of pain control.

Support at home for you and your family

You might need some care and support at home due to cancer or its treatment. Find out about some of the services that might be available for you.

Resources and support

Find out about organisations, support groups, books, videos and other resources to help you cope with pancreatic cancer and its treatment.

Last reviewed: 
27 Sep 2019
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