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Should you take aspirin to prevent heart attacks?

If you take a daily aspirin to help decrease your chance of a heart attack or stroke, you should check in with your health...

If you are healthy, don’t take aspirin every day

A new study found that, for healthy older adults, taking a low-dose aspirin each day didn’t extend life or prevent a first heart attack...

Aspirin is effective for preventing recurrent heart attacks and strokes

A recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine found that low- or regular-strength aspirin is equally safe and effective for preventing...

Aspirin could cut cancer death by 20%, study finds

In a recent study published in ecancermedicalscience, researchers found patients with a wide range of cancers who take aspirin as part of their treatment...

An aspirin a day does not keep dementia at bay, study finds

In a new study from Monash University, researchers found taking a low-dose aspirin once a day does not reduce the risk of thinking and...

Too many older Americans are taking daily aspirin despite the warning

In a recent study published in JAMA Network Open, researchers found that many older Americans are still taking a daily baby aspirin to ward...

Aspirin effective for preventing recurrent heart problems and strokes

In a recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, researchers found that low- or regular-strength aspirin is equally safe and effective...

Aspirin and other common anti-inflammatory drugs could help prevent COVID-19 deaths

In a new study from the University of Alberta, researchers found common anti-inflammatory medications such as aspirin can help treat the most harmful outcomes...

This very common drug could cut cancer death by 20%

In a new review study from Cardiff University, researchers found patients with a wide range of cancers who take aspirin as part of their...

Too many older people are taking daily aspirin, study finds

In a new study from Johns Hopkins University, researchers found that many older Americans are still taking a daily baby aspirin to ward off...