The pancreas is a large gland behind the stomach and close to the first part of the small intestine. It secretes digestive juices into the small intestine through a tube called the pancreatic duct. The pancreas also releases the hormones insulin and glucagon into the bloodstream. When something goes wrong people experience Pancreatitis, which is the inflammation of the pancreas. It can be acute or chronic. Both forms are serious and can lead to complications.
Chronis pancreatitis does not heal or improve but in the majority of cases it will get worse and over time would lead to irreversible damage of the organ. How important is it to make sure that you look after it? Vital – it can become a question of life or death. KEY FACTOR 1 and 2 are design specifically to address, support and avoid the typical complications that would lead to a weak pancreas and over time to Pancreatitis.