World's largest ever aspirin anti-cancer trial launches in UK

The study's aim is to establish whether taking aspirin every day for five years can stop or delay cancers that have been caught and treated at an early stage from coming back.

Aspirin's disease-fighting abilities uncovered

In the study, researchers discovered the interaction between salicylic acid and HMGB1 by screening extracts prepared from human tissue culture cells to find proteins that could bind to salicylic acid.

Is aspirin a 'master pill' for all ills?

A new study has provided some key insights into aspirin's disease-fighting abilities.

Aspirin may double life expectancy of gastro cancer patients

As per a recent study, post diagnosis aspirin improves survival in all gastrointestinal cancers.

Aspirin could boost cancer immunotherapy

Giving cancer patients aspirin at the same time as immunotherapy could boost the effectiveness of the treatment.

Are surgical care products posing a risk to your health?

53 samples were taken for testing across hospitals, out of which, four products seem to have failed the test.

Regular use of aspirin, NSAID`s may reduce risk of colon cancer

A new study has revealed that regular use of aspirin and other Nonaspirin Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAID) could reduce the risk of colorectal cancer.

Aspirin reverses cancer risk in the obese: Study

A regular dose of aspirin reduces the long-term risk of cancer in overweight people with a family history of the disease, new research has found.

Aspirin reduces bowel cancer risk in obese patients: Study

Being overweight more than doubles the risk of bowel cancer in people with a certain gene disorder, but a regular dose of aspirin can reverse the trend, a study found Monday.

Dengue scare: Now you can't buy aspirin, brufen without prescription in Delhi!

The Delhi government on Tuesday decided to ban the sale of all blood-thinning pills like aspirin and brufen without prescription in the national capital.

Summer skin care: Five essential tricks to treat sunburn

These five essential tricks to treat sunburns, can act as a blessing of the day for you. 

Daily aspirin could block growth of breast cancer

A study led by an Indian-origin researcher has found a daily dose of aspirin is effective at blocking breast tumour growth in laboratory tests.

Regular aspirin may slow progression of deadly lung disease 'emphysema'

A regular use of aspirin may help slow progression of early emphysema, a deadly lung disease, claims a news research.

Here's how aspirins may help you fight against cancer

A new study on drug's preventive effects on colorectal cancer has indicated that taking aspirin reduces a person's risk of colorectal cancer.

Can aspirin save you from cancer?

Elderly people are increasingly turning to aspirin to protect themselves from heart ailments and cancer, reveals a new survey.

Aspirin may not reduce colorectal cancer risk: Study

 Regular use of aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) can reduce most people's colorectal cancer risk but a few individuals with rare genetic variants do not share this benefit, a study has suggested.

IMA issues guidelines on the use of painkillers

Indian Medical Association (IMA) Thursday asked people to desist from using common painkillers like Aspirin and Paracetamol for pain and fever management saying they could cause more harm than good if taken without medical supervision.

'Aspirin could tackle dementia'

An Australian university has been commissioned by the US-based National Institutes of Health to investigate aspirin's anti-dementia powers, local media reported on Monday.

Daily aspirin's benefits for women over 65 outweigh risks

A new research has revealed that daily dose of aspirin protects women over 65 against the cancer despite the dangers of internal bleeding.

Low-dose aspirin therapy may not prevent heart attacks in older adults

A new study has revealed that low-dose aspirin therapy could not prove effective for older people suffering from heart ailments.