Men & Woman: Protecting Our Hearts and Brains

AUDIENCE:

Consumers

OBJECTIVE:

Help consumers learn about the benefits and risks of daily low-dose aspirin

STRATEGY:

Educate consumers about pros & cons of aspirin, so they can converse knowledgeably about the topic when they see their healthcare provider

FORMAT:

8.5 X 11 PDF

DESCRIPTION:

This fact sheet helps consumers understand how aspirin benefits healthy adukts, and shows how these benefits depend on a person’s age and gender. It also describes specific risks associated with taking daily low-dose aspirin.  Consumers reading this fact sheet – or a simplified version on the associated website – will understand that sometimes aspirin can cause more harm than good. In other words, do not take aspirin just because a friend, neighbor or family members does.