aspirin News

'Wonder drug' aspirin's harms outweighs its benefits in healthy elderly

While evidence remains strong that baby aspirin therapy aids in preventing a second heart attack or stroke, the study explored whether a first heart attack can be prevented by the small amount of blood thinners in aspirin.

Can aspirin reduce Alzheimer's disease symptoms?

A new study reveals that administering low- dose aspirin can help in reducing Alzheimer's disease pathology and preserve memory.


Aspirin in pregnancy may up cerebral palsy risk in babies

Cerebral palsy is a neurological disorder that develops in early childhood and permanently damages the speech, movement and posture, vision and learning disabilities of a child. Babies exposed to paracetamol were 30 per cent more likely to have overall cerebral palsy.

Aspirin may fight cancer by slowing DNA damage

Scientists said that aspirin slows the accumulation of DNA mutations in abnormal cells.

Aspirin: a boon for prostate cancer survivors?

Regular intake of aspirin could benefit men who have been treated for prostate cancer.

Aspirin can lower cancer mortality: study

A daily dose of aspirin can protect against cancer,a new 11-year study has claimed.


Aspirin can cut risk of throat cancer: study

It has been found that aspirin can reduce the risk of Barrett's esophagus (BE).

Aspirin may help prevent skin cancer: Study

A new study involving nearly 200,000 people found that people who take aspirins regularly cut their likelihood of developing skin cancer

Daily aspirin 'cuts cancer death risk by 37%'

Research finds that pills not only reduce likelihood of contracting the illness,they also protect against it spreading.

Daily aspirin not for everyone,study suggests

Many take aspirin in the hope of preventing a heart attack or a stroke or lowering cancer risk.