Task Force Proposes Adults 60+ Should Not Take Daily Aspirin To Prevent Heart Disease Or StrokeNew evidence shows that potential harms cancel out the benefits.
Healthy People Shouldn't Take Daily Aspirin To Prevent Heart Disease, Review FindsStill taking a daily aspirin to ward off heart attacks? You might want to think again, according to a new review.
Study Shows Millions Take Daily Aspirin Without Doctor's AdviceA new study finds that millions take aspirin without their doctor's advice.
Low-Dose Aspirin Linked To Bleeding In The Skull, New Report SaysDoctors should use caution when prescribing aspirin to people without heart disease, the study's authors said.
Daily Aspirin No Longer Recommended To Prevent Heart Attacks In Older AdultsIf you're a healthy older adult looking for ways to reduce your risk of heart attack and stroke, don't turn to that age-old standby.
Should Healthy Seniors Take Aspirin Daily? New Study Raises QuestionsThree reports in the New England Journal of Medicine found that among healthy senior citizens, the death rate for those taking daily aspirin was higher than for those who did not.
Studies: Low-Dose Aspirin May Not Prevent Initial Heart Attack, StrokeThe risks don’t outweigh the benefits for most people, major new research finds.
Boston Hospitals Will Study Effects Of Aspirin On Breast Cancer RecurrenceDoctors in Boston are looking into whether aspirin can treat cancer.
Aspirin Users With Common Genes May Get Less Colon CancerResearchers have identified common genetic traits that may explain how aspirin can help protect against colon cancer.
Postal Inspector Uncovers Shipment Of Oxycodone Pills Disguised As AspirinAn East Boston man is facing drug trafficking charges after U.S. Postal Inspectors and Boston police uncovered a shipment of oxycodone pills disguised as aspirin.