Discovery of more aspirin benefits being slowed by the drug's success

07/9/2004 | Guardian (London), The

The discovery of aspirin's many benefits, from treating cancer to dementia, is the result of decades of clinical studies and hard scientific investigation, but future discoveries are in doubt because of obstacles to further research. One problem is that researchers are reluctant to give a placebo in an aspirin trial for fear a patient might succumb to a disease, while fewer people are willing to take part in trials if they might only get a placebo.

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