Commonly used painkillers may protect against skin cancer

By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 29 (HealthDay News) — Taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) — which include medicine cabinet staples such as aspirin, Motrin and Aleve — appears to significantly lower the risk for developing several major forms of skin cancer, a new Danish study reveals. What’s more, the apparent protective impact of both prescription and [...]

Commonly used painkillers may protect against skin cancer

A new study suggests that aspirin and other similar painkillers may help protect against skin cancer. Published early online in Cancer, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, ...

Tue 29 May 12 from Medical Xpress

Study shows some painkillers provide lower skin cancer risk

A Danish/American research team has concluded from their medical study that the use of common over-the-counter painkillers, such as aspirin and ibuprofen, may provide a lower risk from certain ...

Wed 30 May 12 from iTWire

Common painkillers tied to lower risk of skin cancer

Common painkillers such as aspirin and ibuprofen may be tied with a lower risk of skin cancer

Tue 29 May 12 from FOXNews

Aspirin May Help Prevent Skin Cancer

Aspirin and other similar anti-inflammatory painkillers such as ibuprofen and naproxen can lessen the risk of skin cancer, a new study suggests.

Tue 29 May 12 from Livescience

Common painkillers tied to lower skin cancer risk

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - In a new study from Denmark, people who had taken aspirin, ibuprofen and related painkillers -- especially at high doses and for years at a time -- were less likely ...

Mon 28 May 12 from Reuters Health

Common Painkillers May Help Prevent Skin Cancer: Study

By Alan MozesHealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, May 29 (HealthDay News) — Taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) — which include medicine cabinet staples such as aspirin, ...

Wed 30 May 12 from Health News

Can Aspirin Lower Skin Cancer Risk?

TUESDAY, May 29, 2012 (Health.com) -- Regular aspirin use, which doctors have long recommended for heart attack and stroke prevention, also may help reduce the risk of some forms of skin cancer, ...

Tue 29 May 12 from Health News

NSAIDs May Help Prevent Skin Cancer

Aspirin and other similar painkillers may help protect against skin cancer.

Tue 29 May 12 from Laboratory Equipment

Pain Meds Linked to Lower Risk for Skin Cancer (CME/CE)

(MedPage Today) -- People who used common nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs had a significantly lower risk of melanoma and squamous-cell skin cancer, and the benefit increased with duration ...

Tue 29 May 12 from MedPageToday

Can Aspirin, Other NSAIDs Lower Skin Cancer Risk?

Aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) such as ibuprofen and naproxen may help protect against certain types of skin cancer -- including melanoma, the most dangerous ...

Mon 28 May 12 from WebMD

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