Tag: Bowel Cancer Risk

Aspirin and omega-3 safe, lower bowel cancer risk: Study

London: Intake of aspirin and omega-3 is safe and effective at reducing chances of bowel cancer in high-risk patients, according to a new clinical trial. In the trial, published in the journal The Lancet, these low-cost drugs reduced the number of pre-cancerous polyps — a small growth, usually benign — in patients found to be […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Gut Bacteria May Increase Bowel Cancer Risk

London: Researchers have found that people with a certain type of bacteria in their gut may be at a greater risk of developing bowel cancer. The gut microbiome is the collection of fungi, bacteria and viruses within our gut. There is an increasing evidence that the make-up of the microbiome plays a role in human […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021