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Widespread aspirin use despite few benefits, high risks

Medical consensus once supported daily use of low dose aspirin to prevent heart attack and stroke in people at increased risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD). But in 2018, three major clinical trials cast doubt on that conventional wisdom, finding few benefits and consistent bleeding risks associated with daily aspirin use. Taken together, the findings led… Read More »

High blood pressure: Can supplements lower your reading? The supplement proven effective

High blood pressure affects one in four adults in the UK and can lead to life-threatening complications such as heart attack and stroke if left untreated. So doing what you can to control blood pressure is very important, and this can be achieved through making some simple lifestyle changes. Experts advise one way to prevent… Read More »

Weed ban means no Rocky Mountain high for Canada’s Calgary Stampede

CALGARY, Alberta (Reuters) – Canada’s Calgary Stampede, known as the country’s biggest and booziest annual party, is banning the use of cannabis in the first year that legislators made the drug legal nationwide. A sign is posted on a fence in the concessions area baning the use of cannabis on the grounds during the Calgary… Read More »