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Aspirin may prevent pancreatic cancer

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Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev (2014) doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-13-1284

Pancreatic cancer has one of the worst prognoses with just 3.7% of adults with the tumour in England surviving for at least five years, according to Cancer Research UK. However, regularly taking aspirin may halve the risk of developing pancreatic cancer.

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