Aspirin to prevent asthma?

March 13, 2008 6:43:54 PM PDT
Asthma relief may be coming from an unlikely source.American researchers says a regular dose of aspirin can keep you breathing easier.

They found that women who took 100 milligrams of aspirin every other day were 10 percent less likely to develop asthma.

Although aspirin can aggravate some symptoms in asthma suffers, researchers believe it can prevent the disease by reducing inflammation in airways.