Risk of aspirin-related bleeding is higher in the over-75s

June 18, 2017 admin 0

Proton pump inhibitors may reduce bleeding in the over-75s Aspirin is now mainly used as blood thinner “People over 75 taking daily aspirin after a […]

New implantable device could prevent strokes

June 12, 2017 admin 0

It’s a condition that affects millions of Americans and puts them at five times the greater risk of having a stroke. Rush University Medical Center […]

‘Fat but fit’ still at higher risk of heart disease

May 18, 2017 admin 0

“The idea that people can be fat but medically fit is a myth,” reports BBC News. The story is based on research from scientists at […]