Study finds slight increase in AMD risk with long-term use of aspirin

01/22/2013 | HealthDay News

People who regularly took aspirin for 10 to 15 years faced a slightly higher risk of developing age-related macular degeneration, according to a study of more than 2,300 people. The cardiovascular benefits of aspirin, however, outweigh the risk of macular degeneration, experts say. The study appeared online in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine.

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