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Stop taking that aspirin a day according to a recent Harvard University study.

Stop taking that aspirin a day according to a recent Harvard University study. Our blog reported last year that people should stop taking aspirin a day for heart health. Our blog stated in September 2018 that three studies in the New England Journal of Medicine showed that there was no benefit of taking an aspirin a day for people over 70 years of age.   This information was published in the NY Times. The thought that baby aspirin should be taken was based on its action as a mild blood thinner which was thought to reduce the risk of a cardiac Read More »