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Pancreatic cancer survivors at heart disease risk

Posted on Jan 10, 2010 in Uncategorized

ANI, 8 January 2010, 04:06pm IST A new study has shown that survivors of pancreatic cancer are at an increased risk of having high cholesterol, diabetes and high blood pressure Blood pressure Paediatric cancer survivors at heart disease risk (Getty Images) According to researchers, previous studies have shown that paediatric cancer survivors are up to 10 times more likely to have heart disease, compared to those not affected by this type of cancer. As part of this study, the researchers set out to determine whether risk factors for heart disease, such as obesity and diabetes, were present at...

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