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WHY US? BECAUSE EARLY DIAGNOSIS IS KEY

Currently, only about 15% of those diagnosed with pancreatic cancer are eligible for potentially curative surgery. We need to find the disease earlier!

Pancreatic cancer is very aggressive. Fortunately together, so are we.

We are dedicated to promoting awareness, increasing education, and furthering pancreatic cancer research.

Cancer Patients Alliance is a 501(c)(3) non-profit. Initiatives include, ToFightCancer.com and Pancreatica.org. All Donations are tax-deductible. Pancreatic cancer is the least funded cancer in terms of research.

Despite causing enormous mortality, pancreatic cancer receives (on a mortality basis) much less funding for research than most of the other major cancers. Currently, there is no molecular marker or genetic screening tool to aid in the earlier diagnosis or screening of pancreatic cancer. Treatment results would improve significantly if this cancer could be diagnosed at an earlier stage.

WAYS TO MAKE AN IMPACT.

Walk, Run, or Choose your own!

Choose a walk, run, or any other activity that you like and work to raise donations leading up to your Event! Simply set up your participation page and we will be in touch!

DEDICATE YOUR RACE

Already registered for your next Race? Dedicate your participation to Pancreatic Cancer. Simply set up your participation page and together we will work towards our shared mission!

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Creating a Facebook Fundraiser is easy: Click the Link below and Facebook will take you through the steps! Dedicate your Birthday or another important date to honor a loved one.

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Pancreatic cancer is the most aggressive of the major cancers, has the highest mortality rate, and is the LEAST funded.
CLICK HERE TO MAKE A TAX-DEDUCTIBLE DONATION !

 

Call us at: 831-372-0900 or Email: participate@tofightcancer.com

Our mission is to promote awareness, increase education, and further pancreatic cancer research, specifically research aimed at early diagnosis.

Studies show that death rates for pancreatic cancer are increasing while for most other cancers they are declining, we need change !

Early diagnosis is key:
Survival increases dramatically if patients are diagnosed in time for surgery!

For medical information Click Here for our sister site Pancreatica.org

Pancreatica.org is a top-rated internet resource containing unique educational resources for patients, their caregivers, physicians and researchers, that displays an impressive concentration of scientific articles. 

Currently, no standard marker exists to diagnose the disease in early stages. Our aim is to support the development of a marker for early diagnosis. If the disease is found even a year earlier, outcomes will begin to improve.  LEARN MORE

MAKE AN IMPACT

Pancreatic cancer is expected to become the 2nd leading cause of cancer-related death by the year 2020

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TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE !