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Sweet potato promotes cell growth in the pancreas

Whole foods resemble the body parts they were created and designed to assist, naturally.

In this case the sweet potato resembles a pancreas because they are high in beta-carotene, which will help promote pancreas cell regrowth. 87 more words


Bobbi's View: A Second Chance

It’s March 26th, a day before surgery. We packed our little Prius last night and we’re ready to go on the 5 hour car ride to Grand Rapids. 1,400 more words


Cystic Fibrosis

By Lyndsay Golden

Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disease caused by mutations to the CFTR (cystic fibrosis transmembrane regulator) gene that manifests as a buildup of thick mucus that lines and can damage organs in the body, mainly the lungs and pancreas. 897 more words


We returned home on the Monday evening, after 2 weeks in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Bobbi is healing excellently. The Whipple procedure went very well. Having Sean here has been a big help! 436 more words


Pancreas: a vital organ


In the spatial tract of digestion located between the stomach and the small intestine, we find another gland Endocrine of vital importance; The pancreas. 177 more words


Screams of pain.

Severe abdominal pain is a frequent presenting complaint to a surgical ward and it is not uncommon to see huge grown men writhing around in severe pain, screaming at you to save them. 1,102 more words