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Aspirin May Prevent Cancer According to 3 New Studies

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NSAID Use Reduces Breast Cancer Recurrence in Overweight and Obese Women: Role of Prostaglandin–Aromatase Interactions. Laura W. Bowers, Ilane X.F. Maximo, Andrew J. Brenner, Muralidhar Beeram, Stephen D. Hursting, Ramona S. Price, Rajeshwar R. Tekmal, Christopher A. Jolly, and Linda A. deGraffenried. Cancer Res August 15, 2014 74:4446-4457; doi:10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-13-3603.
Abstract at: http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/74/16/4446.abstract

Estimates of benefits and harms of prophylactic use of aspirin in the general population. J. Cuzick, M.A. thorat, C. Bosetti, P.H. Brown, J. Burn, N.R. Cook, L.G. Ford, E.J. Jacobs, Ja.A. Jankowski, C. La Vecchia, M. Law, F. Meyskens, P.M. Rothwell, H. J. Senn, and A. Umar. Ann Oncol (2014). doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdu225
First published online: August 5, 2014. Free article.

Continued Use of Low-dose Asprin May Lower Pancreatic Cancer Risk. AACR press release. Jeremy Moore. 26 Jun, 2014.

Case-Control Study of Aspirin Use and Risk of Pancreatic Cancer. S.A. Streicher, H. Yu, lingeng Lu, M.S. Kidd and H.A. Risch. Published OnlineFirst June 26, 2014; doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-13-1284

Reviewed August 15, 2014
by Michele Blacksberg RN
Edited by Jody Smith

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