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Cholesterol-lowering drugs slash risk of stroke by...
Millions of pensioners should routinely take statins to enable them to live longer, healthier lives,...More
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Reply: LOWERING CHOLESTEROL NATURALLY
Here is some information on pantethine that you might find helpful.More
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Reply: Muscle Spasms and Statins
Low levels of vitamin D and CO-Q10 have been associated with muscle pain.
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Statins Stop Prostate Cancer From Progressing: Stu...
Men with prostate cancer who take statin drugs while undergoing androgen deprivation (ADT) kept their...More
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Statins 'cut lung cancer death risk'
Among those who used at least 12 prescriptions of statins there was a statistically significant 19 per cent...More
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Reply: Zocor & Hot flashes/night sweats
can Zocor cause night sweats
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New Drug Class Slashes 'Bad' Cholesterol
"A new class of cholesterol drug could sharply cut "bad" LDL cholesterol in people who don't fare well on...More
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New Drug Class Slashes 'Bad' Cholesterol
"A new class of cholesterol drug could sharply cut "bad" LDL cholesterol in people who don't fare well on...More
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Reply: niacin
I am taking it right now, 250 mg. three times a day quick release with meals. I began on extended release until...More
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Statins for Primary Prevention in Everyone 75 Year...
The model predicted that if everyone were treated with a statin, this would result in eight million...More
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Statins Show Benefit in Hepatitis C Compensated Ci...
Statin use is associated with a 40% reduction in the rate of hepatic decompensation and death in patients...More
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Reply: statin myopathy treatment?
Took just 1 dose of Atorvastatin and had severe pain the following morning. It subsided as the day went...More
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Reply: I was just informed I have high Cholesterol
Lose weight if needed. Exercise. Limit simple carbs (sugars, white flour products,white rice). Lean...More
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Statins and Diabetes
Did anyone develop diabetes as a result of taking statins?
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Statins slash hospital admissions for heart failur...
'The results of this meta-analysis clearly show a modest, but significant benefit, reducing hospital...More
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I believe Statins do cause Alopecia
My husband is 56 and has been taking Statins for about a year and has experienced rapid hair loss and low...More
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Alopecia while on statins
My husband is 56 and has been taking artorvastin for about a year. He has recently suffered rapid hair loss...More
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Statins Promising for Cancers
Recent studies have added to mounting evidence that statins have beneficial health effects apart from their...More
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Reply: Red yeast Rice?
Just got my cholesterol results back after taking Red Yeast Rice for 6 mos. A year ago my total was 282 dropped...More
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Reply: Red Yeast works!
Not surprising it's effective, it is a naturally occurring statin; Red yeast rice has been tested and has...More
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Drug May Lower Cholesterol, Heart Attack Risk
"Adding an experimental new biologic drug to conventional cholesterol-lowering drugs may result in better...More
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PCSK9 Inhibitors Atop Statins Seem to Lower CV Eve...
Great news, we need to watch this; Two new PCSK9 inhibitors that lower LDL cholesterol also seemed to...More
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cholesterol
I have been taking Garcinia Extract my cholesterol has come down 45point in a year. does anyone have...More
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Statins Do Not Alter or Impair Cognitive Ability
More about cognitive function and statins, great article; Statin therapy was not associated with...More
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Genetic Risk Score Identifies Patients Who Benefit...
Great write up how we may be identify who benefits the most from statin use; A genetic risk score devised...More
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Reply: getting cholesterol down
Great news, how much did it go down?
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Turning Healthy People Into Patients
http://www.theepochtimes.com/n3/1279873-turning-healthy-people-into-patients/ chuckleMore
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Statins have virtually no side-effects, study find...
Statins have virtually no side effects, with users experiencing fewer adverse symptoms than if they had...More
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Reply: Statin Adverse Effects Much More Common than Appre...
Same thing he's been saying for years. I'm astonished how big the double standard is with those that would...More
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