Breast cancer: Pills that cost as little as 5p could treat women with the illness

Pills that cost as little as 5p  and are routinely prescribed to strengthen bones could save around 1000 lives a year according to new evidence. The drugs, known as bisphosphonates, have been used for years to treat the bone-weakening condition osteoporosis. A new analysis of evidence from 18,766 patients,  published in The Lancet medical journal,http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(15)60908-4/abstract […]

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