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Carers Stories

The stories contained in these pages contain the views and opinions of the individuals who have written them and do not necessarily reflect the views of Pancreatic Cancer UK. 

  • Jan

    25 August 2016

    Jan's partner, Pete, was diagnosed with Metastatic Adenocarcinoma in 2015 - On August 24th 2015 Pete became ill during a family holiday in Seefeld, Austria. Initial symptoms included intense itching, nausea, dark urine, and oily, yellow stools.

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  • Gladys

    19 April 2016

    Gladys' story of her mum who was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2015 - In the summer of 2013, my mother was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes. The insulin treatment proved very effective. She soon gained her weight back and was happy as Larry...

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  • Michael and Gemma

    26 February 2016

    Michael's story of his sister, Gemma, who was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2010 - My name is Michael. My sister Gemma was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer at 28 years old, and passed away in August 2010.

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