Learning that you have pancreatic cancer is terrible news. It is the fourth leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States, and, for reasons unknown, African-Americans have a 40 to 50 percent increased risk of contracting this cancer.
We are now in the midst of the "Eatin Season." It begins with Thanksgiving and continues for most of us until the New Year. And as our waistlines expand… so too does the problem with Diabetes in our state.
Nurses and doctors at The Children's Hospital at the OU Medical Center have always been trained to respond to infants in crisis situations. But modern technology has given that training a quantum leap forward in realism.