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If you have a question for a specialist at the CardioVascular Institute (CVI) at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, email us.

Does caffeine affect blood pressure?

Anthony Pesos from Jamaica Plain, MA asks, "Is there a relationship between caffeine and high blood pressure?" Joseph P. Kannam, MD, medical director of the CVI's community network and chief of cardiology at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham, explains.



Should people over age 50 take a daily aspirin?

John Moloney from Spokane, WA asks, "Should people over the age of 50 take an aspirin every day?" Joseph P. Kannam, MD, medical director of the CVI's community network and chief of cardiology at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital-Needham, explains.

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CardioVascular Institute at
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
888-99-MYCVI
617-632-9777

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