Wonder drug aspirin can reduce colon cancers

No doubt about it, aspirin is a wonder drug. It’s a painkiller, an anti-inflammatory, a blood thinner and, not least, it seems to prevent cancer. A team of scientists at the Universities of Newcastle and Leeds believe a regular dose … Read More

Inducing an early labour is best for tackling eclampsia

Toxaemia of pregnancy, also known as pre-eclampsia, isn’t rare. It’s seen as an emergency in pregnancy because it can result in harm to the unborn baby and the mother too if not recognised and treated promptly. Early signs include high blood ­pressure … Read More