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Heart Disease Death Rate Declines in Elderly Ameri...
Heart disease in the US is down for middle aged and seniors but stagnant for younger Americans and Women. The...More
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Healthier lifestyles, statins and better medical p...
Good article from the UK; Death rates for heart disease in Britain have dropped by more than 40 per cent...More
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PCSK9 Inhibitors: Their Likely Place in Hyperchole...
Another good read, this could help so many; (1) True statin intolerance is very rare. In trials of PCSK9...More
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FDA approves Repatha to treat certain patients wit...
Wow; Participants taking Repatha had an average reduction in LDL cholesterol of approximately 60 percent,...More
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Lipophilic Statins Better for Heart Failure
Interesting..................... "Lipophilic statin produces greater treatment effects on cardiac...More
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Genetic Risk Score Identifies Patients Who Benefit...
In the secondary-prevention studies, the relative risk of events was reduced 34%, 32%, and 50% across the...More
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Study Suggests Genetic Risk of Heart Disease May I...
"Some have said we should be treating more people [with statins>, while others say we need to treat...More
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Effects of Having High Cholesterol
Blood cholesterol is defined as the levels of lipoproteins within your bloodstream. The two major...More
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Effects of High Cholesterol: An Overview
If your levels of cholesterol are too high, LDLs will leave extra cholesterol in the blood. If...More
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High Cholesterol: What It Can Do to You
"If you look at populations of people, the higher the cholesterol , the higher the level of ...More
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The Effects of High Cholesterol on the Body
High cholesterol means you have a lot more cholesterol in your blood than you need. Most people who have...More
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Reply: Link between saturated fat and heart disease quest...
Yup, been posted here several times already. That's why we do the research.
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115 Year Old Woman. Notice the egg consumption.
"Ms. Morano has no doubts about how she made it this long: Her elixir for longevity consists of raw eggs,...More
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Reply: U.S. Advisers Rethink Cholesterol Risk From Foods
Was just looking at them Monday with ultrasound. Granted I can't see everywhere, but where we could see was...More
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Lower cholesterol naturally
I see a lot of talk about using drugs to lower cholesterol so I was wondering is anyone doing anything...More
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Statins Reduce Post-Stroke Seizure Risk
First I've heard of this; Taking a statin after a stroke, especially in the acute phase, reduces the risk...More
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Rheumatoid Arthritis: Statins May Cut All-Cause Mo...
More proof of their anti-inflammatory properties; The apparent protective effect of statins for all-cause...More
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Reply: Statin wars: Doctors are bitterly divided over cal...
Now the other side of the argument also published a year ago. The problem with your link is that it's a feel...More
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Reply: The statin that saves babies from stillbirth
Now that all the distractions are gone, let's get this one back on track. Isn't this interesting; ...More
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Reply: Cutting Saturated Fat Doesn't Necessarily Cut Hear...
This was actaully first reported in 2014 when the FDA was presented with the data that ultimatly caused them...More
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high muscle enzymes
just had blood test done and found out that my muscle enzymes were 733. range is 24 to 224. been trying to...More
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The drugs work: the truth about statins
From a researcher that was once opposed to statins, interesting article. This is a great example how people...More
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after carotid artery surgery
After surgery, I had what I considered normal pain, but about two days after, I noticed the tendons in my neck...More
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after carotid artery surgery
After surgery, I had what I considered normal pain, but about two days after, I noticed the tendons in my neck...More
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Reply: Any success with eating oatmeal to lower LDL?
Typically people that would eat oatmeal to help lower LDL make a number of other changes in diet and exercise. ...More
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Reply: Is Red Yeast good for you?
You shouldn't take Red Yeast rice if you're taking a statin.
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Reply: Statins
What are you talking about, are we even on the same post? If you read it you must not have comprehended what...More
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Reply: Pain & Symptoms with Recent Statin
You have offered much to consider, apparently all cases are not alike. I don't know how I would respond if I...More
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FDA approves Praluent to treat certain patients wi...
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Praluent (alirocumab) injection, the first...More
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Cholesterol-lowering drugs slash risk of stroke by a third
Millions of pensioners should routinely take statins to enable them to live longer, healthier lives, researchers claim. A study has found ... More
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