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Aspirin, Ibuprofen May Cut Your BREAST CANCER Risk

Health & Wellness  (tags: USA, breast cancer, breast cancer studies, aspirin, Ibuprofen, cancer risks, cancer preventions, NSAIDs, heart disease, heart problems, USA, UK )

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Women taking aspirin had 13% lower risk of breast cancer, study finds..ibuprofen had 21% lower risk. Study: 2.7 mil women in 38 separate studies. BUT...NSAIDs have been linked to risk of heart problems. More studies in the UK on this issue.

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Kathleen Hilliker (293)
Thursday October 9, 2008, 2:47 pm
Well, it's definitely worthy of more studies, and yes, you do have to weigh the other health risks when taking these two pills, but it's great to know they're working on prevention as well as finding a cure.

Hurry....we're impatient to find THE CURE!!

Estella Ameigh (22)
Thursday October 9, 2008, 6:46 pm
Well then, maybe all the IBP that I take for shoulder pain isn't quite so bad. Nice to know that something might be helpful. Some day they will find the cure.

Marion Y (322)
Thursday October 9, 2008, 7:25 pm
Good information. Thanks, Kat!

Annelies O (283)
Friday October 10, 2008, 12:28 pm
When I have back pains, I always take IBP. Maybe not that bad afterall. Thanks Kathy
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