Published in Women's Health Weekly, August 7th, 2003
Findings reported July 13, 2003, at the annual meeting of the American Association of Cancer Research in Washington, DC, indicate that using ibuprofen - a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) - on a regular basis for more than 10 years may decrease a woman's chance by nearly 50% that she will develop breast cancer.
Using aspirin, another NSAID, reduced breast cancer risk by about 22%, said Randall Harris, the study's lead author and the co-director of the Center of Molecular Epidemiology and Environmental Health at Ohio State...
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