Aspirin Reduces The Risk of Cardiovascular Events in Men and Women

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Heart Attack and Aspirin

Effects differ between sexes

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An analysis of previous studies indicates that use of aspirin significantly reduces the risk of cardiovascular events in women and in men, due to reducing the risk of stroke in women and reducing the risk of heart attack in men, according to a study in the January 18 issue of JAMA.

Although the benefits of aspirin therapy for reducing the risk of heart attack (myocardial infarction

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