A third of people would wait three months or more to seek GP’s help with symptoms of pancreatic cancer

3 November 2021

Nearly a third of people in the UK (28%) would wait three months or more to seek help from their GP if they had potential symptoms of pancreatic cancer. The shocking figure – at least three times longer than recommended - is revealed in new polling for Pancreatic Cancer UK released today to coincide with the beginning of Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month.


Help us take on ‘Britain’s Hidden Killer’

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Half of pancreatic cancer patients not prescribed tablets they need to stop them starving, new research shows

26 May 2021

We launch our new ‘Transform Lives: Prescribe’ campaign, urging the NHS to ensure everyone who could benefit from pancreatic enzyme replacement therapy is prescribed them at the point of diagnosis.


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Scotmid Co-operative partner with Pancreatic Cancer UK

26 May 2020

Scotmid Co-operative partner with Pancreatic Cancer UK to invest in pancreatic cancer research in Scotland

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A statement from our Chair of Trustees, Lynne

27 March 2020

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) statement for supporters of Pancreatic Cancer UK

18 March 2020

We are adapting to unprecedented circumstances but we won’t be deterred from our mission. We won’t stop until we have transformed the future for everyone affected by pancreatic cancer.  


Deadliest cancers have received just 7% of research funding over 10 years

11 November 2019

The Less Survivable Cancers Taskforce is calling on the government to end the vicious cycle of research neglect.


Pancreatic Cancer UK funds study to search for pancreatic cancer ‘DNA fingerprint’

29 October 2019

Oxford University researchers are testing a new technique to identify the ‘DNA fingerprint’ of pancreatic cancer in the blood of patients