Aspirin And Blindness

The Blinding Truth About Aspirin

…compared regular aspirin use to the development of neovasular age-related macular degeneration (AMD), the leading cause of blindness in Americans over the age of 60. Out of the 2,389 patients, 257 (10.8 percent) used aspirin on a regular basis (once or more a week). Among the regular aspirin users, the incidence…

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Safe Alternatives to NSAIDs

…gums. And one of the latest findings out of Holland shows that taking aspirin on a regular basis increases the incidence of micro-bleeding in the brain—which can lead to micro-strokes. Increasing the chance of permanent blindness, internal ulcerations, and micro-bleeding in the brain are risks I’d…

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