They were found to be 47 per cent less likely to get cancer of the liver or the oesophagus than those who did not take the drug.
Taking aspirin may have a protective effect against a number of cancers, research shows.
Aspirin wasn't found to have an impact on the incidence of breast, bladder, kidney and multiple myeloma cancers.
Gastric cancer reduced by 38 per cent, pancreatic cancer by 34 per cent while colorectal cancer by 24 per cent, it said.
Patients who stopped taking aspirin were more likely to have a heart attack or stroke as well.
In the United States, digestive cancers are projected to account for almost 20 percent of all new cancer cases and more than a quarter of cancer-related deaths in 2017, according to estimates by the American Cancer Society.
A trial involving more than 600,000 people found that long-term aspirin use appeared to reduce a person's risk of a number of digestive cancers, as well as leukaemia, lung and prostate cancer.
There were also significant reductions in the rate of stomach cancer, pancreatic cancer and bowel cancer, and in cancers outside of the digestive system, such as leukaemia, lung and prostate cancers.
According to researchers, aspirin, which protects against heart attacks, strokes is though to block enzymes which help cancer tumours grow.
Professor Kelvin Tsoi is a research associate Professor of the Stanley Ho Big Data Decision Analytics Research Centre, and an associate Professor of the School of Public Health and Primary Care in the Chinese University Hong Kong.
UEG Week is the largest and most prestigious gastroenterology meeting in Europe and has developed into a global congress. Participants were prescribed aspirin for an average of 7.7 years. Together, its member societies represent over 22,000 specialists, working across medicine, surgery, paediatrics, gastrointestinal oncology and endoscopy.
At a time when women safety is one of the most discussed debates, it seems that there has been no improvement regarding the same. According to the complaint lodged by the woman's brother, four men entered their house and tried to rape his sister.
The sales growth rate for a stock is a measure of how the stock's sales per share (SPS) has grown over a specific period of time. Investors look at the Volatility 12m to determine if a company has a low volatility percentage or not over the course of a year.
The recommendation comes supported with a 220 page document outlining their decision after an exhaustive review of the bids. World Rugby has, this morning, released its' Rugby World Cup 2023 Bid Evaluation Report and it is a blow for the Irish bid.
Form GSTR-2 reflects purchases made by a business whereas GSTR-3 is a combination of sales and purchases. This extension was necessitated as many technical glitches were cropping up during GSTR-2 filing.
Fire engines and members of the Brecon Mountain Rescue team are at the scene and the cause of the fire is now unknown. Dyfed-Powys Police say they're still investigating how the fire started, and are treating it as "unexplained".
There was no rift in the party, he said, adding that PML-N was fully united under the leadership of Nawaz Sharif. At the previous hearing on Oct 26, the court had issued bailable warrants for his arrest.
Diesel-powered vehicles, which generate pollution particles, were one of the "key drivers" of poor air quality, Dr Hillman said. Air pollution is estimated to cause 40,000 premature deaths in the United Kingdom , costing the country £22.6 billion.
We can be balanced either way. "Everybody's frustrated", Bowles said. "We really didn't spend too much time on it", Forte said. Maybe that's why his career record is 21-47 and he lost 20 of his 22 starts in three seasons before coming to NY .
She was the Chairperson of the National Integration Council of A.I.C.C. and the President of the All India Youth Congress in1956. On this day, BW Businessworld is presenting you with five facts about the former prime minister of the country.
Pound Rises Ahead Of UK Mortgage Approvals
Inflation has spiked in the wake of the pound's fall following last year's vote to leave the European Union. At 5.30 am ET, the Bank of England is set to publish mortgage approvals for September.
Ad giant WPP lowers full-year expectations again
Interpublic's revenue rose 0.5% on a like-for-like basis, Publicis Groupe was up 1.2% and Omnicom climbed 2.8% . On Tuesday the group said it now expected like-for-like net sales growth to come in flat.
Sephora Customer Says a Lipstick Sample Gave Her Herpes
In addition, stores like Sephora have excellent return policies so that customers don't have to use the test samples at all. The woman claims she was diagnosed by doctors and says she had never had herpes or cold sores before using the sample.
Maximum stake to be cut on fixed-odds betting terminals
If not, the government will consider other options, including introducing a mandatory levy on gambling operators. He added that a cut in stakes to, say, £20 would not be enough, given the political support behind a £2 limit.
Australia's Woolworths says 1st qtr sales up 3.7 pct
Mr Banducci said Woolworths lags Coles on price perception among consumers, despite being as competitively priced. The Wesfarmers-owned Coles last week cited the same deflationary pressures as a factor in its performance.
SSC CGL 2017 Tier 1 results out: Check it here
A status report by the commission, the SSC CGL tier 1 exam results are expected to be published on October 31, 2017. A total of 15,43,962 candidates appeared in the examination, which was conducted in 43 batches across the country.