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Statins Found to Prevent Diabetes Complications
The researchers compared the outcomes of more than 15,500 patients who used statins to more than 47,000...More
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Can Cheap Generic Statins Save Money and Lives?
Statins from a financial perspective, more people take them if prescribed a generic and experience an 8%...More
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A Polypill in the US? FDA Panel Debates Possibilit...
The time has come to do what Europe is already doing successfully; It has taken more than 11 years since...More
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Conflicts of Interest in Biomedical Research
The most easy to read article yet addressing conflicts of interest in biomedical research. Can we trust...More
Posted by bobby75703
Statins and capillaries
Statins promote the derivation, mobilization, and clonal growth of LOEPCs. Pravastatin therapy in vivo...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins Can Stimulate Cardiac Muscle Cell Regenera...
Seems appropriate; In a paper published in the January 2009 issue of Circulation Research, the...More
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15-Year Data Show a Significant Improvement in One...
The numbers support that as statin (along with other drugs) use increases, heart disease mortality rates are...More
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Statins could stop diabetics going blind
Statins could protect against blindness and amputations caused by diabetes, researchers have found. ...More
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Could a university degree lower cholesterol?
Very interesting article about drivers for high and low cholesterol. ...More
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FDA Eyes 'Polypill' for Cholesterol, Blood Pressur...
A step in the right direction; A federal advisory committee has given cautious approval for a new...More
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New Statin Guidelines Better at Finding Right Pati...
A study finds that new national guidelines can improve the way statins are prescribed to patients at risk...More
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Reassuring’ findings on microvascular risk in di...
After accounting for confounders, patients who had been taking a statin at the time of diabetes diagnosis...More
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Statins could reduce common diabetes complications
Results showed that over a median follow-up of 2.7 years (maximum 13 years), people who used statins were...More
Posted by iride6606
Cramping, tingling, numbness MS or statin drug sym...
Sept 2014 I started taking 10mg pravastatin a few years ago for cholesterol. I am overweight and often...More
Posted by momms
Long-Term Statin Use Normalizes IMT Progression in...
More good news, this is just the beginning; Long-term statin treatment started in children with familial ...More
Posted by iride6606
Study indicates that statins may protect against m...
Results showed that over a median follow-up of 2.7 years (maximum 13 years), people who used statins were...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins Don't Up Diabetic Microvascular Disease Ri...
More hype being debunked, may actually be protective for diabetes; Statins do not raise the risk of...More
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Long-term impact of high cholesterol in younger ad...
Great video about the theory that the new guidelines ignore young adults with high cholesterol levels due to...More
Posted by iride6606
Family History of Cardiovascular Disease Not Enoug...
In those with high cholesterol, statin use lowered heart age by 3-6 years. ...More
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Crestor and Fenobibrate combination
I take fenofibrate 160 mg along with crestor 40 mg . I have stabbing pains that travel around my body that...More
Posted by cjack10
High-Dose Statins Reduce Plaque Volume in STEMI Pa...
Wow; High-intensity statin therapy throughout 13 months was associated with a significant reduction in...More
Posted by iride6606
Statin Use
I am 64 years old. My recent cholesterol count was 221, HDL of 49 and LDL of 158. My doctor did a 10 year...More
Posted by tashi15
BLA for Novel Cholesterol Drug Submitted to FDA
The biologics license application has been filed with the FDA for Evolocumab and should be on the market...More
Posted by iride6606
New cholesterol guideline outperforms ATP III
Great article; The controversial 2013 American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology guideline...More
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September is National Cholesterol Education Month
http://www.redwoodtimes.com/garberville-health/ci_26434878/september-is-national-cholesterol-education-month More
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Huge Decreases in LDL Cholesterol With Alirocumab
New lipid management drug is getting great reviews; After 65 weeks of treatment, the results suggested...More
Posted by iride6606
New Lipid Guidelines Prove Superior
Under NCEP guidelines, 59% of patients with 50% or more stenosis of the left main coronary artery...More
Posted by iride6606
New cholesterol guidelines could help reduce heart...
The team predicted that between 3.6 to 4.9 cardiovascular events could have been prevented for every 1,000...More
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