In one of the largest studies of its kind, a team of scientists analyzed cancer risk among 8,000 diabetics treated with the diabetes drug metformin.
Over a 10-year period, they observed a 54% lower incidence of all cancers compared to the general population.
Metformin not only exerted a major protective effect against cancer development, but those who developed cancer exhibited a significantly higher survival rate; including those with malignant cancers of the lung, colon, and breast.
Of equal significance was the finding that the earlier the metformin regimen was initiated, the greater the preventive benefit.
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