Aspirin Cuts Risk Of Sight Loss, Brigham and Women's Hospital Study

Published: Dec 02, 2009

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ScienceDaily (Dec. 2, 2009) — Can treatments that reduce risks for cardiovascular disease (CVD) also help combat age-related macular degeneration (AMD), an eye disease that affects millions of Americans? CVD and AMD share some risk factors–such as smoking, high blood pressure, and inflammation–and a recent study found that people who have early-stage AMD are more likely to develop heart disease. This month's

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