aspirin

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May 17, 2022

Taking a daily low-dose aspirin, a common practice long believed to protect against heart attacks and strokes, is not always a healthy one, says the United States Preventive Services Taskforce.

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April 12, 2019

The adage of "an aspirin a day keeps the doctor away" fell by the wayside last month.  New guidelines announced by the

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January 24, 2019

Research published this week in JAMA reports anew that a daily aspirin, long recommended as a preventive measure against clotting for people with heart ailme

January 24, 2019

New studies challenge conventional wisdom, but the practice is still recommended for some patients. 

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