My maternal grandmother died from pancreatic cancer in her late 60s. My Mum survived bowel cancer last year in her early 60s. There's enough cancer on that side of the family to bring out my fighting spirit!
Dennis Potter said it all about fighting pancreactic cancer - I found his observations of 'the blossemist blossem' very moving.
F 5 ft 3. HW: 196 lbs. Primal SW (May 2011): 182 lbs (42% BF)... W June '12: 160 lbs (29% BF) (UK size 12, US size 8). GW: ~24% BF - have ditched the scales til I fit into a pair of UK size 10 bootcut jeans. Currently aligning towards 'The Perfect Health Diet' having swapped some fat for potatoes.