Cookie policy: This site uses cookies (small files stored on your computer) to simplify and improve your experience of this website. Cookies are small text files stored on the device you are using to access this website. For more information please take a look at our terms and conditions. Some parts of the site may not work properly if you choose not to accept cookies.

  • 1 of 1

Long-term use of aspirin can reduce the risk of several major types of gastrointestinal cancer and some non-gastrointestinal cancers, a 10-year population-based study has found

Patients prescribed long-term aspirin showed a 47% reduction in liver and oesophageal cancer incidence; 38% reduction for gastric cancer; 34% reduction for pancreatic cancer; and 24% reduction in colorectal cancer incidence

Source  Shutterstock.com