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Hello All, First of all, we would like to thank you for your active participation in this Community. It...More
Posted by atti_editor
Muscle Spasms and Statins
Had been on Lipitor for many years when all of a sudden I started getting muscle spasm in my toes, fingers and...More
Posted by pgjudy
I have problems tolerating meds. I was recently given 500 niacin extended release and after reading side...More
Posted by gammysue1
I was just informed I have high Cholesterol
What are good foods to eat? how can this be controlled?More
Posted by lifeisgood1954
Statins and Diabetes
Did anyone develop diabetes as a result of taking statins?
Posted by An_262430
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
Posted by An_262044
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
Posted by An_262044
Red Yeast works!
Several years ago my husband was sent home with cholesterol medicine after a high reading at a yearly...More
Posted by An_261955
I have been taking Garcinia Extract my cholesterol has come down 45point in a year. does anyone have...More
Posted by moochtone
Turning Healthy People Into Patients chuckleMore
Posted by david1951
Red yeast Rice?
Has anyone had experience with red Yeast Rice (herb) to lower cholesterol? Many of my friends suggest I give it...More
Posted by lchampi
Anything new on this topic?
I have taken Statins for over a year now. Always concerned if they are a healthy choice.
Posted by An_261644
Safety, Life-Saving Efficacy of Statins Exaggerate... my oh...More
Posted by david1951
HRT and high cholesterol
Does hormone replacement therapy effect cholesterol? Mine has been sky high since complete hysterectomy and...More
Posted by An_261428
heterozygous familial hypercholesterimia
I've recently been referred for possible treatment with the drug, Juxtapid. After consulting with the...More
Posted by stinkerbug49
Home Testing Kits
looking for suggestions for quality Cholesterol Testing Kits
Posted by fcombs
I can't take statins due to elevated liver GGT. My MD has put me on Zetia. Has anyone had sucess with this...More
Posted by gailbetter
After carotid surgery. Any improvement in quailit...
I am a 64 year old female. I had carotid surgery a week ago. I was VERY active until back surgery 10...More
Posted by horselover1950
Patients are dying because GPs are scared of presc...
An unjustified suspicion of statins is costing lives, one of Britain's most senior doctors warned last night ...More
Posted by iride6606

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