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More Harm Than Good?

July 23, 2019

Studies: widespread aspirin use has few benefits, high risk. Medical consensus once supported daily use of low-dose aspirin…
African Americans more likely to use aspirin to prevent heart attacks if peers support it

May 22, 2019

A new study from the University of Minnesota School of Public Health, recently published in  Journal of Community Health,…
A Daily Dose of Aspirin

March 18, 2019

About half of all Americans 45 and older take a low dose of aspirin daily, either to reduce…
More Than One-Third of Patients Risk Major Bleeding By Doubling Up on Blood Thinners

March 7, 2019

A daily aspirin is a commonly used, generally safe therapy for people who need help preventing heart attacks…
Common Pain Reliever Can Improve Survival in Head and Neck Cancer

January 30, 2019

Regular use of a common type of medication, such as aspirin and ibuprofen, significantly improves survival for a…
Frequent use of aspirin can lead to increased bleeding

January 23, 2019

A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) has found that taking aspirin…
Evidence Grows for Positive Impact of Aspirin

October 11, 2018

The results of a study led by Harvard Medical School researchers based at Massachusetts General Hospital support evidence…
A daily dose of aspirin doesn’t help older people to stay healthy

October 3, 2018

An apple a day keeps the doctor away. That is how that old saying goes, but some people…
Could aspirin play role in treatment of cancer?

September 28, 2018

The systematic review, which looked at the survival of 120,000 patients with cancer who took aspirin, compared with…
An aspirin a day does not prolong good health

September 18, 2018

The results from a seven-year study of the benefits and risks of a low daily dose of aspirin…
Daily low-dose aspirin found to have no effect on healthy life span in older people

September 17, 2018

In a large clinical trial to determine the risks and benefits of daily low-dose aspirin in healthy older…
One dose of aspirin doesn’t fit all

July 17, 2018

About one billion people worldwide take regular aspirin, usually to prevent heart attacks or strokes. Writing in The Lancet,…
Aspirin could be used to stave off bowel cancer

June 27, 2018

Aspirin is one of the heroes of your medical cabinet. The humanity has been using the precursor of…
Daily aspirin linked to double melanoma risk in men

May 14, 2018

Men who take once-daily aspirin have nearly double the risk of melanoma compared to men who are not…
Researchers show aspirin added to cancer drug improves effectiveness

December 4, 2017

Adding aspirin to some existing cancer drugs could increase their effectiveness against a group of tumours resistant to…
Aspirin found to prevent heart attacks after non-cardiac surgery in patients with prior coronary intervention

November 15, 2017

A Canadian-led study has found that aspirin given just before, during and shortly after major non-cardiac surgery can…
Aspirin reduces risk of pre-eclampsia in pregnant women

July 5, 2017

Extensive study offers ‘definitive proof’ of improved outcomes in high-risk pregnancies Taking a low-dose aspirin before bed can…
Neanderthals were using natural medicine similar to Aspirin and antibiotics

March 10, 2017

Humans are the most intelligent animals on Earth (according to humans), but how smart were our closest extinct…
Aspirin Use Found to Lower Risk of Pancreatic Cancer

January 9, 2017

The regular use of aspirin lowers the risk for pancreatic cancer by almost 50 percent, a new study…
Covert Inflammation May Trigger Many Forms of Cancer

July 12, 2016

A previously unidentifiable type of low-grade inflammation may explain why common anti-inflammatory drugs such as aspirin have shown…
Aspirin Versus Blood Thinners in Atrial Fibrillation Patients with Stroke Risk

June 21, 2016

Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine and University of California, San Francisco School of…
Immediate aspirin after mini-stroke substantially reduces risk of major stroke

May 22, 2016

Aspirin is already given to people who have had a stroke or transient  ischaemic attack (TIA – often…
Aspirin and Cancer Risk

March 7, 2016

The regular use of aspirin significantly reduces the overall risk of cancer, according to an analysis led by…
Scientists setting out to answer whether aspirin may actually help fight cancer

October 23, 2015

Aspirin is painkiller in use for more than a century. It also helps with fever and is used…
Could Aspirin Treat Breast Cancer?

September 23, 2015

Researchers from Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (DFCI) have received a $10 million Breakthrough…
Risk of bowel cancer reduced by taking aspirin for Lynch syndrome patients

June 26, 2015

An international study led by The University of Melbourne has confirmed that long-term regular taking of aspirin or…
Survey shows half of older adults in U.S. now taking aspirin

April 17, 2015

A national survey suggests that slightly more than half of the older adults in the United States are…
Genetic variations may modify cardiovascular benefit of aspirin

July 19, 2014

Aspirin is the gold standard for antiplatelet therapy and a daily low-dose aspirin is widely prescribed for the…
Study shows aspirin can reduce colorectal cancer risks for those with specific gene

April 28, 2014

Coated aspirin tablets. Image: Wikimedia Commons. The humble aspirin may have just added another beneficial effect beyond its…
More evidence that red wine and aspirin protect against cancer

February 14, 2014

Cancer is a disease of the genes. DNA mutations mess with the genetic code, enabling cells to escape…
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