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Daily low-dose aspirin is not a panacea for the elderly

ScienceNews - Wed 19 Sep 18

Healthy elderly adults don’t benefit from a daily dose of aspirin, according to results from a large-scale clinical trial.

Daily low-dose aspirin doesn't reduce heart-attack risk in healthy people

Medical Xpress - Mon 17 Sep 18

Taking low-dose aspirin daily doesn't preserve good health or delay the onset of disability or dementia in healthy older people. This was one finding from our seven-year study that included ...

Daily low-dose aspirin found to have no effect on healthy life span in older people

Medical Xpress - Sun 16 Sep 18

In a large clinical trial to determine the risks and benefits of daily low-dose aspirin in healthy older adults without previous cardiovascular events, aspirin did not prolong healthy, independent ...

Daily low-dose aspirin found to have no effect on healthy life span in older people, ScienceDaily - Mon 17 Sep 18
Daily low-dose aspirin found to have no effect on healthy life span in older people, Eurekalert - Sun 16 Sep 18

Baby-aspirin risks overwhelm benefits in healthy elderly

FOXNews - Mon 17 Sep 18

In healthy elderly people who never had a heart attack, the widespread practice of taking a baby aspirin every day may do more harm than good, according to a U.S.-Australian study of more than ...

Baby-aspirin risks overwhelm benefits in healthy elderly, Reuters - Sun 16 Sep 18

ASPREE Trial: Aspirin Associated With Higher Mortality, Hemorrhage Risk in Older Adults

Clinicaladvisor - Mon 17 Sep 18

The use of aspirin in healthy elderly patients as a preventative strategy was associated with no prolongation of long-term disability-free survival compared with placebo.

Study Doubts Worth of Daily Aspirin for Seniors

WebMD - Mon 17 Sep 18

Daily aspirin is recommended for people between 50 and 69 if they are at increased risk of heart disease, according to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, a guideline-setting expert panel. ...

Aspirin Found Not to Prolong Healthy Aging

Laboratory Equipment - Mon 17 Sep 18

NewsTaking a low-dose aspirin daily does not prolong healthy living in older adults, according to findings.Contributed Author: Rush University Medical CenterTopics: Pharma

Aspirin found not to prolong healthy aging, Eurekalert - Mon 17 Sep 18

ASPREE: Aspirin Bombs Again for Primary Prevention

MedPageToday - Sun 16 Sep 18

(MedPage Today) -- All-cause and cancer-related mortality higher with aspirin; so were bleeding events

If you’re over 50, don’t stop taking aspirin

Science Blog - Wed 19 Sep 18

This week, a headline-making study in the New England Journal of Medicine sought to cast doubts on long-established science that says daily aspirin can be a broadly-effective anti-aging tonic. ...

Aspirin does not reduce heart attack, stroke risk

The Hindu - Tue 18 Sep 18

Says a study involving over 19,000 people in Australia, U.S.

Aspirin does not reduce heart attack, stroke risk, The Hindu - Mon 17 Sep 18

Aspirin Study ‘Slays Beautiful Theory’ About Benefits Of Daily Dose For Healthy Adults

Kaiser Health News - Mon 17 Sep 18

Researchers were expecting it to prevent heart attacks and strokes in patients, but taking a daily dose may actually cause more harm than good.

Landmark Australian-US study of 19,000 over 70s reveals can aspirin prolong good health?

Eurekalert - Mon 17 Sep 18

Three groundbreaking papers published in the New England Journal of Medicine, led by a team of Monash University researchers in Melbourne, reveal the results from a seven-year study of the benefits ...