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16 Apr 2020
Regular aspirin use reduces the risk of digestive tract cancer 20 to 40 percent, according to findings published Thursday that bolster growing evidence the common analgesic can help prevent the disease.
14 Aug 2019
Previous studies have shown that some women who use aspirin and are later diagnosed with breast cancer may live longer, which may be related to the drug’s anti-inflammatory effects on the body.
15 Feb 2019
Colorectal cancer is the third most common cause of cancer deaths in the United States and advanced colorectal polyps are a major risk factor. The United States Preventive Services Task Force..
28 Nov 2018
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…
26 Nov 2018
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…
24 Apr 2018
Taking aspirin after losing a loved one could reduce the risk of suffering a grief-driven heart attack, research has suggested.
15 Mar 2018
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…
9 Feb 2018
Aspirin could treat erectile dysfunction, according to a new study.
7 Nov 2017
Colon cancer, Crohn's, and other gut diseases could be better treated or prevented, thanks to a new link between inflammation and a common cellular process, found by University of Warwick.
4 Jul 2017
"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.).
12 Jun 2017
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.
13 Feb 2017
It has already been credited with helping to reduce heart attack risk, but now it seems that daily doses of aspirin could also help tackle cancer.


The Nigeria Police on Thursday said there was no Police helicopter crash in Bauchi State as reported in some sections of the media.
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Leftist Xiomara Castro was sworn in Thursday as the first woman president of Honduras after seemingly resolving a rebellion in her own party that had challenged her authority.
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Chad's junta announced Thursday that a national forum designed to chart the country's future after it seized power last year would be postponed by nearly three months.
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The Special Assistant to Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Minister on Youth Matters, Mr Isaac David, has enjoined youths to shun violence before, during and after the Area Councils election
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Ubong King Foundation (UKF) has reiterated its commitment towards empowering young entrepreneurs, especially through education and equipping them with critical thinking tools for societal development.