Using Ticagrelor with Antiplatelet cuts the risk of stroke


Prolonged use of ticagrelor (Brilinta) together with aspirin following a myocardial infarction (MI) decreases the risk of stroke, or death from cardiovascular disease. However, there will be major bleeding risk. Patients randomized 1 to 3 years after an MI to a median 33 months of dual antiplatelet therapy with ticagrelor …

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Merger deal between Holcim and Lafarge might not proceed

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The two European giant firms of the construction materials might not continue at all. There seems to be a misunderstanding between Holcim and Lafarge, the companies acknowledged on Monday. Holcim, based in Jona, Switzerland, and Lafarge, based in Paris, had announced in April that they would merge on equal terms …

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Anti-Vaxxers guilty for Disneyland Measles Outbreak

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According to the recent report from the Journal of the American Medical Association Pediatrics publication, all fingers will point to the anti-vaccination movement for the recent messle outbreak in Disneyland. “The ongoing measles outbreak linked to the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, shines a glaring spotlight on our nation’s growing …

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