New Study Says: An Aspirin A Day May Keep HIV At Bay
The preventive measures for HIV is strictly lifestyle based. However new study seems to offer a glimmer of hope for prevention against the disease. According to a University of Manitoba study, low dose Aspirin has shown the potential to prevent transmission. A team which included which included researchers from the universities of Manitoba, Waterloo and…
Aspirin, omega-3 may reduce cancer risk
Acetylsalicylic acid, best known as aspirin, and omega-3 fatty acids support various aspects of health, and scientists continue to uncover how these substances work. One recent study suggests that both could have an impact on colon cancer risk. A new clinical trial looks into the effects of aspirin and fatty acids on key elements that…
An aspirin a day, or not? Understanding the risks & benefits
Sometime ago, I was invited by a bank to speak to its employees on how lifestyle changes could prevent the risk of developing heart diseases. After the talk, a young man stood up and said that I forgot to mention that daily aspirin should also be used as preventive measure for heart diseases. He also…
Could Aspirin cure erectile dysfunction?
Aspirin could treat erectile dysfunction, according to a new study.
Can daily Aspirin intake keep pregnancy complication away?
"Preeclampsia is one of the most serious complications of pregnancy, with a high risk of death for the mother and baby," said senior study author Dr. Kypros Nicolaides. He is a professor of fetal medicine at Kings College Hospital in London, United Kingdom (U.K.).
Could snake venom replace aspirin for heart disease patients?
Snake venom may replace aspirin as a protein found in the poison of a species native to south-east Asia thins the blood without side effects, new research reveals.
Statins, aspirin not only prevent cardiac arrest but reduce severity
Statins and aspirin not only help to prevent heart attacks but can also reduce their severity, according to new research.A study of nearly 15,000 patients found people who had a heart attack or a severe case of unstable....
Aspirin can reduce chance of suffering fatal stroke by up to 80%
If people report to hospital after a mini stroke, they are always given aspirin. But the Oxford team found it was far more effective when taken straight away at home.