Aspirin

Uspstf Recommends Low-dose Aspirin To Prevent Preeclampsia

WEDNESDAY, Feb. 24, 2021 -- The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommends the use of low-dose aspirin as preventive medication after 12 weeks of gestation for persons at high risk for preeclampsia. This recommendation forms the basis...
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The Big Number: For Older Adults, Taking Aspirin Regularly May Reduce Chances Of Colorectal Cancer...

But this applies only to those who have regularly used the pain reliever for five or more years before turning 70, researchers say.
Related topics: Colon Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Aspirin Overused, Statins Underused For Cvd Prevention In Seniors

MONDAY, Feb. 22, 2021 -- For older adults, aspirin seems to be overused and statins underused for cardiovascular event prevention, according to a study published online Feb. 17 in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Taeho Greg Rhee,...
Related topics: Cardiology, Medical Research

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Aspirin Preferred To Prevent Blood Clots In Kids After Heart Surgery, Study Suggests

Aspirin should be favoured over warfarin to prevent blood clotting in children who undergo a surgery that replumbs their hearts, according to a new study.
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Low-dose Aspirin May Reduce Risk Of Recurrence Of Pregnancy Loss

(MedPage Today) -- Study Authors: Ashley I. Naimi, Neil J. Perkins, et al. Target Audience and Goal Statement: Obstetrician-gynecologists, primary care physicians The goal of this study was to estimate per-protocol effects of...
Related topics: Medical Research, Gynecology

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Regular Aspirin Use Before Diagnosis May Cut Crc Mortality

TUESDAY, Feb. 2, 2021 -- Regular aspirin use before diagnosis of colorectal cancer (CRC) is associated with reduced CRC-specific mortality, according to a study published online Feb. 2 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Jane C....
Related topics: Colon Cancer, Colorectal Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Medical Research

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Aspirin May Reduce Elders' Crc Risk, But Not When Started After Age 70

(MedPage Today) -- Study Authors: Chuan-Guo Guo, Wenjie Ma, et al. Target Audience and Goal Statement: Gastroenterologists, primary care physicians, oncologists The goal of this study was to evaluate the association between aspirin use and risk...
Related topics: Medical Research, Cancer, Oncology

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For Women Who've Miscarried, Aspirin Before, During Pregnancy Could Improve Outcomes

TUESDAY, Jan. 26, 2021 -- Could something as simple as taking a low-dose aspirin once a day guard against pregnancy loss among women who have already suffered miscarriages? New research suggests that's the case, though exactly how low-dose aspirin...
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Workhorse Steroid's Still The Go-to Standard For Covid

(MedPage Today) -- One year into the COVID-19 pandemic, hospital physicians say the best and most reliable drug for the illness is cheap, familiar, and has all the glamour of a Bayer aspirin. It's dexamethasone, the steroid workhorse that's been...

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2 Paths For Biden: Adopt Trump Tactics Or Tailspin

There is as yet no known, easily accessible cure for COVID-19.Over the past year, lots of old and new drugs and supplements—Ivermectin, azithromycin, Remdesivir, hydroxychloroquine, vitamin D, vitamin C, zinc, aspirin, Pepcid, and others—have...
Related topics: Joe Biden, Vitamins, Vitamin C

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Plants On Aspirin

When pathogens enter a plant, infected cells set off an alarm before they die. They discharge methylsalicylic acid, which is later transformed into salicylic acid, triggering an immune response. Hence, salicylic acid is a stress signal in plants,...
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Plants On Aspirin

For centuries humans were using willow barks to treat a headache or an inflamed tooth. Later, the active ingredient, the plant hormone salicylic acid, was used to develop painkillers like Aspirin. But what happens, if plants are treated with these...
Related topics: Hormones, Painkillers

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Aha: Polypill, With Or Without Aspirin, Reduces Cardiovascular Events

WEDNESDAY, Nov. 18, 2020 -- A polypill comprising statins and blood pressure-lowering drugs, with or without aspirin, is associated with a lower incidence of cardiovascular events, according to a study published online Nov. 13 in the New England...
Related topics: Cardiology, Blood Pressure, Medical Research

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Target Ticagrelor To Minor Stroke, Tia Patients With As

Latest results from the THALES trial show that dual antiplatelet therapy with ticagrelor and aspirin has the best risk-benefit ratio for patients who also have ipsilateral arterial stenosis. Medscape Medical News
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After Stenting, Aspirin May Be Just As Good For 1-month Dapt

(MedPage Today) -- Dropping dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT) in favor of aspirin alone at 1 month after drug-eluting stent (DES) implantation for stable coronary disease patients was not worse than longer DAPT regimens, a trial suggested. The...

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Combo Pill Alone And With Aspirin Lowers Heart Disease Risk

A 'polypill' is a single pill that includes multiple medications to control more than one health risk factor (such as heart disease, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, Type 2 diabetes, kidney disease, stroke). In this large, international trial,...
Related topics: Cardiovascular Disease, Stroke, Kidney Disease, Hypertension, Blood Pressure, Cholesterol, Type 2 Diabetes, Diabetes

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This Team Is Studying A Promising Coronavirus Drug That You Already Have In Your Home

The researchers who discovered one of the first life-saving coronavirus therapies will now study a common drug many people already have at home: Aspirin. A study has shown that low-dose aspirin therapy has been associated with a reduced risk of...
Related topics: Medical Research

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Uk Health Experts To Study Aspirin's Effect As Potential Covid-19 Treatment

Aspirin is commonly used to reduce pain, fever, and inflammation, while also being given to those who experience strokes to reduce the risk of death. However, it is also known as a blood thinner in some that increases the risk of internal bleeding.
Related topics: Medical Research, Stroke

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Aspirin Might Be A Potential Cure For Covid-19, Trials Are Underway To Test Its Effectiveness

Though the world continues its search for both a cure and a vaccine to fight the novel coronavirus, scientists have claimed that at least one potential treatment might be a cheap and readily accessible drug commonly used for headaches and fevers:...
Related topics: Vaccines

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Aspirin Use Best For Those With High Coronary Calcium, Low Risk Of Bleeding

An X-ray test commonly used to assess hardening of the arteries could help doctors decide whether the benefits of taking aspirin to prevent a first heart attack or stroke outweigh the risks of bleeding from its use, research suggests.
Related topics: Stroke, Medical Research

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