Taking aspirin daily is a widespread practice in the United States. Photo: AP
Taking aspirin daily is a widespread practice in the United States. Photo: AP
Medicine

In US, advice shifts on daily aspirin use for preventing heart attacks

  • Aspirin use to prevent first heart attacks not recommended for most older adults, US expert panel says
  • Statement a major reversal in the US medical field, where taking aspirin daily is a widespread practice

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Taking aspirin daily is a widespread practice in the United States. Photo: AP
Taking aspirin daily is a widespread practice in the United States. Photo: AP
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