Skip to content
My WebMD Sign In, Sign Up

What's Happening Now

Prostate Cancer Recurrence Increases With High Cho...
Please note I have offered no opinion, no a "heavy hammer" * "Our findings suggest that normalization,...More
Posted by iride6606
Rosuvastatin drug more effective among prediabetic...
Please note I have offered no opinion, not a "heavy hammer" * "The results of the study indicate that...More
Posted by iride6606
New report outlines cholesterol-targeted approach ...
Pease note I have not offered an opinion, not a "heavy hammer" * "We continue to believe in cholesterol...More
Posted by iride6606
National Lipid Association issues recommendations ...
Please note I have offered no opinion, not a "heavy hammer" * Statins used first Drug therapy...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins really do save your life
More than eight million people in the UK take statins daily and experts say that if five million more took...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins Prevent Heart Disease
More proof that statins prevent heart disease; Patients were followed up for a maximum of 3 years. The...More
Posted by iride6606
Reply: AMAZING! Statins treat just about everything....NO...
Anyone? Can anyone personally testify to receiving the benefit of their statin preventing a would-be heart...More
Posted by bobby75703
Could Statins Treat Ebola?
Statins should be considered as a possible treatment for Ebola, some researchers argue. In...More
Posted by iride6606
High Cholesterol and Prostate Cancer's Return
Another reason to control your cholesterol; In a review of more than 800 men who had had their prostate...More
Posted by iride6606
Runners and high cholesterol
More about Jim Fixx and why runners die from CAD; The most common one by far is coronary artery disease,...More
Posted by iride6606
5 Celebrities Who've Undergone Coronary Bypass Sur...
All had high cholesterol, all had a bypass, thankfully in time; ...More
Posted by iride6606
Richard Kiel's Cause of Death Revealed; CAD and hi... More
Posted by iride6606
Death by high cholesterol
Good to be reminded from time to time. Clinical Director of Pathology at Tameside General Hospital, Mr...More
Posted by iride6606
Meta-analysis Backs Statin Use
Not only have the dangers of statins been greatly exaggerated, according to a huge meta-analysis in the...More
Posted by iride6606
Statin use after colorectal cancer diagnosis impro...
Patients with colorectal cancer who used statins after diagnosis demonstrated improved survival outcomes...More
Posted by iride6606
Hi billh99, I have made your response to the above thread public. What may have happened is a number of...More
Posted by atti_editor
High Cholesterol + African Americans = Early Death... More
Posted by iride6606
Sex-Related Differences of Coronary Atherosclerosi...
Interesting! Again, the word used is "regression" Women with coronary disease demonstrate greater...More
Posted by iride6606
Reply: Where can I find a Plant Stanol pill that does not...
I have tried to read some of the technical articles on cholesterol chemistry and while I can follow some of the...More
Posted by billh99
Stroke Patients Boost Survival by Getting Statins ...
This was predictable, these drugs have many benefits; Hemorrhagic stroke patients given a statin while...More
Posted by iride6606
Reply: Cramping, tingling, numbness MS or statin drug sym...
With those numbers you have no need for a statin, congrats.
Posted by iride6606
Atherosclerosis Regression Seen with High-Intensit...
Results of a study which used ultrasound to measure plaques before and after treatment, as some have...More
Posted by iride6606
Reply: High cholesterol, high vit d
With the change from low to high Vit D, unless you have changed habits to get a lot more sun or taking a lot...More
Posted by billh99
Reply: hereditary cholesterol
Do you use coconut oil? Mine shot way up after using for about a month or so . And it was the LDL that was way...More
Posted by hoboboo
Reply: Statins Can Stimulate Cardiac Muscle Cell Regenera...
No reason to believe have.
Posted by iride6606
Reply: ear pain after carotid surgery
I'm sorry, but there aren't any medical professionals here who can make a diagnosis. It sounds like you need to...More
Posted by cjh1203
Statins Stimulate Bone Growth?
Statins may aid in bone growth in people with dwarfism caused by mutations in the gene FGFR3, according to...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins May Help Kids With Genetic Cholesterol Dis...
Cholesterol-lowering statin drugs seem to help reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in children who...More
Posted by iride6606

Featuring Experts

There are no Expert stories for this community right now

Helpful Tips

try the q
I've been taking CoQ10 200mg every night since being on statins.It helps me with muscle aches caused by the statins without any side ... More
Was this Helpful?
2 of 2 found this helpful

Helpful Resources

Be the first to post a Resource!

Related News

There was an error with this newsfeed

Related Drug Reviews

  • Drug Name User Reviews

Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.