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Dual action aspirin could halt and kill cancer

Successful cancer prevention and fighting properties found in the humble aspirin have been exposed in research carried out by scientists at the University of Bristol.

Not only did the study discover that a low daily dose of aspirin could starve cancer cells of nutrition ultimately destroying them, but the drug used to treat minor aches and pains could in actual fact prevent cancer.

Dr Yi Feng who was instrumental in the study said that while more refined research was essential, aspirin could in fact ‘prevent cancer’.

Further scientists confirmed that this revolutionary double whammy could see aspirin play a major role in combating the disease.

Dr Farhat Din, at the University of Edinburgh told the Daily Express: “Aspirin is targeting on multiple levels. It can stop cancer tumours from forming in the first instance and attack them directly when they have formed.”

Belfast Telegraph