How can you prevent pancreatic cancer?

We don’t know what actually causes pancreatic cancer, so it is difficult to know how to prevent it. However, you can change your day-to-day behaviors to become healthier. These tips may help reduce the risk of getting pancreatic cancer:

  • Don’t smoke. If you do smoke or use tobacco in any form, try to quit.
  • Try to reach and maintain a normal weight by eating healthy and exercising.
  • Drink alcohol in moderation, or quit drinking altogether.
  • Try to avoid getting diabetes. If you have it, control your blood sugar levels.
  • Use safety equipment if your work exposes you to toxins.

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