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Aspirin is not Your Best Friend

  • Do all of our loved ones & friends KNOW ?
  • * Note: Taken from Health Sciences Institute e-Alert – Melissa Young – 6/1/18

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Daily aspirin linked to double melanoma risk in men: Women taking daily aspirin do not have higher risk in the same population

Men who take once-daily aspirin have nearly double the risk of melanoma compared to men who are not exposed to daily aspirin, reports a large new study.Women, however, do not have an increased risk. 56 more words

Studies And Research

Drug Trip

I’m not one for making spontaneous purchases, but when I passed a pharmacy in a cobbled alley in Seoul recently, I made a snap decision and walked in. 1,113 more words

Travel

Journal Club: 23rd May 2018

Perioperative aspirin therapy in non-cardiac surgery: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

International Journal of Cardiology 2018;258:59–67 

doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2017.12.088 0167-5273

 Presented by: Dr L Jones… 370 more words

Dual Antiplatelet Therapy May Lower Stroke Risk by 25% in High-Risk Patients  | NEJM

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Key Points

  • Clopidogrel + aspirin lower risk of major ischemic events (stroke, MI, vascular) relative to aspirin alone following minor stroke or high-risk TIA…
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KRON 4 | How to Stop a Heart Attack

If you’re experiencing heart attack symptoms, aspirin is the BEST form of first aid. But all aspirins are not alike nor are all methods of taking aspirin alike. 702 more words

Karen Owoc

Is Aspirin the New (Old) Immunotherapy?

Hello. I’m David Kerr, professor of cancer medicine from the University of Oxford.

For those of you who follow me on Medscape and WebMD, you know that I don’t like aspirin: I love it. 376 more words

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