Do You Take an Aspirin a Day?
On May 2nd, The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a report regarding the use of daily aspirin to prevent a heart attack and stroke. The FDA’s findings may drastically alter how the health care industry utilizes daily aspirin therapy. Background: A number of patients take a daily aspirin due to the belief that it reduces their risk of having a heart attack or stroke. “Primary Prevention” – Refers to patients with diabetes, family history of heart disease, high blood