Video: This Common Everyday Painkiller Raises Your Risk of a Heart Attack

New research sheds light on the long-term risks of NSAIDs.

Video: This Common Everyday Painkiller Raises Your Risk of a Heart Attack

New research sheds light on the long-term risks of NSAIDs.

For some of us, daily life brings aches and pains. A stiff leg. Some run-of-the-mill lower back pain. Or maybe you knocked back too many martinis the night before. Whatever the case, chances are you reach for your trusty white bottle of ibuprofen, pop a couple, and 20 to 30 excruciating minutes later, you’re feeling a little bit better. Well, as it turns out, ibuprofen—and other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)—might not be the magical cure-all we’ve grown accustomed to. In fact, this everyday painkiller may be dangerous, and here’s why. And for more great advice on being in top-top health, brush up on the 100 easiest ways to be a healthier man now.

For more amazing advice for living smarter, looking better, feeling younger, and playing harder, follow us on Facebook now!

Best Life
Live smarter, look better,​ and live your life to the absolute fullest.
Get Our Newsletter Every Day!
Enter your email address to get the best tips and advice.
close modal
close modal
GET YOUR FREE GIFT
SUBSCRIBE