Expert Video - What are the essentials of chronic pancreatitis nutrition management?
Anna Evans Phillips, MD, MS, University of Pittsburgh expert on chronic pancreatitis and other digestive diseases, talks about the importance of an individualnutrition plan if you have chronic pancreatitis. She discusses which lifestyle habits can worsen chronic pancreatitis, which food choices are more likely to bring on an attack, and why weighing a bit more than recommended may help if you have this condition. Dr. Phillips also describes what other health conditions can develop with chronic pancreatitis and how to avoid them.
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This educational activity is supported by: AbbVie, Akcea Therapeutics, Boston Scientific, Celgene, Ethicon, and Incyte.
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