Daily aspirin use too risky for many

by drsjbecker on July 10, 2012

Unless you’re at high risk for cardiovascular disease, you probably shouldn’t take a low-dose aspirin every day, a new study suggests.

Researchers report that daily low-dose aspirin use may significantly increase the chance of major gastrointestinal or cerebral bleeding. Any benefit of low-dose aspirin in preventing heart disease could be offset by that risk, the study authors said.

http://www.startribune.com/lifestyle/health/157322965.html

The Star Tribune (startribune.com) – By Colleen Stoxen – (Tuesday, June 05, 2012)

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