Aspirin Use Linked to Macular Degeneration -- New study reveals increased risk of incident neovascular age-related macular degeneration as a result of regular aspirin use, independent of a history of cardiovascular disease and smoking.
Study results indicate that grape consumption could help prevent the start of age-related macular degeneration. These protective effects are believed to be due to the grapes’ antioxidant actions. Age-related macular degeneration is the main cause of
Aspirin: Doing No Favors in AMD Concerns that aspirin increases the risk for age-related macular degeneration (AMD) were first raised several years ago, but more recent studies confirm it. The Australian Blue Mountains study analyzed data from a large, population-based eye study and found a statistically significant association between 15 years of regular aspirin use and development of neovascular AMD. #EyeHealth #AMD