Foods that help the pancreas to produce insulin

1. OverviewPancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas, an organ that produces enzymes and insulin, which helps and facilitates the digestion of food and control blood sugar levels. The pancreas is located in the upper abdomen, behind the … [Read more...]

Pancreatic insufficiency

1. OverviewPancreatic insufficiency occurs when the pancreas does not secrete enough chemicals and digestive enzymes for normal digestion to occur.When pancreatic insufficiency is severe, the result may be malabsorption (inadequate absorption of … [Read more...]

Pancreatitis

Overview Pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas, a gland with mixed secretion (exocrine and endocrine) and a major importance in the correct functioning of the body. It is located before the spine, after the stomach and comes into contact … [Read more...]

Chronic Pancreatitis Treatment

Treatment for chronic pancreatitis is directly related to patient symptoms. Most times, it is intense and persistent abdominal pain. For starters must give up alcohol. Exocrine pancreas function restored with a treatment based on pancreatic … [Read more...]

Chronic Pancreatitis Diagnosis, Symptoms and Risk Factors

There are two types: chronic pancreatitis and acute pancreatitis. Chronic Pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas which leads to progressive failure of the endocrine and exocrine functions. Pancreatic insufficiency is reflected in:* … [Read more...]