Review links type 2 diabetes, pancreatic cancer

01/2/2012 | FoodConsumer.org

People with type 2 diabetes face a 50% to 100% increased risk of developing pancreatic cancer compared with those who do not have diabetes, according to a review in Molecular Carcinogenesis. Insulin resistance, hyperglycemia, hyperinsulinemia and inflammation may help explain the link between type 2 diabetes and pancreatic cancer, the lead author said.

View Full Article in:

FoodConsumer.org

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Neurovascular Intervention Product Sales Rep, North East
ASAHI INTECC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Senior Manager, Compliance
Stryker
Fremont, CA
Director, Office of Device Evaluation
FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Silver Spring, MD
Director, Office of Compliance
FDA, Center for Devices and Radiological Health
Silver Spring, MD
Food & Drug Associate
Confidential
Washington, D.C., DC