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Aspirin may cut chances of colon cancer

September 21, 2009 1:04:16 PM PDT
Aspirin is known to ward off heart attacks and headaches, but now researchers say it could also cut the chances of developing colon cancer in half.British scientists revealed the study on Monday at the European Cancer Organization meeting in Berlin.

The research focused on more than 1,000 people with genetic mutations which increased their chances of developing cancer.

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