• Study: Aspirin cannot prevent deaths but may help prevent strokes

    Aspirin may reduce the risk of strokes in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD)

    Faculty members at the University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine and the Colorado School of Public Health report that taking aspirin regularly is not effective in reducing heart attacks and heart-related deaths in patients with peripheral artery disease (PAD), but may reduce the risk of strokes in those patients.… Full Story

    May 12, 2009
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  • One-third of U.S. Cancer Cases Can Be Prevented

    Landmark policy report, co-written by University of Colorado Cancer Center interim director, provides comprehensive, evidence-based recommendations A new global policy report estimates that approximately 45 percent of colon cancer cases and 38 percent of breast cancer cases in the United States are preventable through diet, physical activity and weight maintenance.… Full Story

    February 26, 2009
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