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Should I be taking Aspirin?

It is often called the "wonder drug," but it is not the answer to every problem.

Dr. John Clay is answering the aspirin question for his patients.

There is no widespread agreement on when or if healthy individuals should start taking aspirin to prevent cardiovascular disease like heart attacks and stroke.

It is based on the benefits of taking the drug versus the risk of complications from it.

It is a good discussion to have with your doctor.

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    John Clay, M.D.

    Primary Health Group-Appomattox 930 South Avenue, Suite 11 Colonial Heights, VA 804-504-8025 (phone) 804-504-8026 (fax) http://phg-appomattox.com Education: Undergraduate: The CollegeMore >>
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