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2012-09-11 21:38:41

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Taking painkillers increases your risk of death if you are a heart attack survivor, according to a study published in the journal Circulation. Scientists found that those heart attack survivors who take painkillers not only increased their chances of having a second heart attack, but also increased their risk of dying. Over-the-counter painkillers like ibuprofen and naproxen, as well as prescription drugs like Celebrex, are...

2012-08-13 11:07:30

Daily aspirin usage is associated with lower overall cancer mortality, but the association may be smaller than what was previously believed, according to a study published August 10 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. A recent pooled analysis of randomized trials looking at the effects of daily aspirin use as a preventive measure for vascular events found a significant decrease in overall cancer mortality, of 37%, during a 5-year follow-up analysis, and 15% during a ten-year...

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2012-08-12 08:18:06

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports Taking a daily dose of aspirin can help fight off stomach, esophageal or colorectal cancer, claims a new study published in the latest edition of the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. In a study of more than 100,000 healthy individuals who were placed on a daily low-dose aspirin regiment, researchers with the American Cancer Society in Atlanta discovered that the painkilling drug can reduce the risk of developing cancer and slow the spread of...

2012-07-23 23:00:41

For the nearly 70 million United States residents who suffer with some type of Joint pain, the search for a cure for this ailment or at least some sort of constant relief is a primary concern. Recent discoveries of new-age remedies, medical research as well as a great article posted at Health and Wellness portal BeWellBuzz.com has brought forth cautious optimism that new forms of relief could be on the horizon for nearly one-third of the US population who deal with joint pain on a daily...


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