In 1976, while the biochemists were teaching us that one baby aspirin
was optimal, generations of senior residents were teaching interns that they should prescribe two full aspirins--the lesson they had in turn been taught by their senior residents--and it would take years before level-one studies would appear to countermand that dictum.
An adult-strength aspirin contains 325 mg, while a baby aspirin
contains 81 mg.
Since my knees were replaced by something that screams as I go through metal detectors at airports and medics discovered that I had diabetes late set-on mark two and told me to avoid extra sugar on my raspberries, I am down to a daily dose of five different pills and a baby aspirin
Calling the project "Coffee Families Helping Coffee Families," the charitable founders working from both coasts are initiating employee and vendor drives for used clothing, school supplies, personal hygiene items, OTC medications, such as lice shampoo, baby aspirin
, topical ointments, no-battery toys, etc.
Most of this group took the equivalent of one baby aspirin
a day (81 mg) for up to 15 years.
And have a list of all the medications they take, contact info for their doctors, Remember diapers for your baby, along with formula and baby aspirin
, baby powder, all the usual supplies.
Among the preventive measures that I predict will also be discredited: sunscreen, fish oil, baby aspirin
for heart attacks, hormones for hot flashes, 64 ounces of water a day and breath mints.
Doctors say taking as little as one baby aspirin
a day can help prevent a heart attack in people who are at high risk for one.
But since taking a baby aspirin
daily is recommended to prevent cardiovascular disease in high-risk individuals, you might want to talk to your doctor about this option.
Once a day, I swallow a baby aspirin
. I get regular bone scans - again, I've been told I have the bones of a young woman.
0ne friend mentioned that I should take fish oil, baby aspirin
, vitamin B, and a multivitamin.
The sensor consists of a tiny chip smaller than a baby aspirin
, with one hundred electrode sensors each thinner than a hair that detect brain cell electrically activity.