Aspirin May Cut Pancreatic Cancer Risk

By NICHOLAS BAKALAR, NYT, JUNE 26, 2014 12:05 AM

A new study adds to the evidence that low-dose aspirin, known to reduce the risk for heart disease, may also reduce the risk for pancreatic cancer.

Pancreatic cancer has a 93 percent fatality rate, and the National Cancer Institute estimates there will be about 46,000 new cases and 40,000 deaths from the disease this year.

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June 27, 2014

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