Aspirin is one of the most widely used medications in the world.
In addition to its applications for pain relief and prevention of
heart attacks and strokes, research is now finding aspirin may be
valuable for cancer prevention. Studies have highlighted
aspirin’s ability to prevent several types of cancer, including
esophageal, pancreatic, lung, colorectal, prostate, skin, and
breast cancers. Although it’s too early to recommend aspirin
specifically for cancer prevention, this may provide an
additional benefit for people who are already on daily aspirin
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