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Safety, Life-Saving Efficacy of Statins Exaggerate...
http://www.dddmag.com/news/2015/02/safety-life-saving-efficacy-statins-exaggerated-usf-scientist my oh...More
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HRT and high cholesterol
Does hormone replacement therapy effect cholesterol? Mine has been sky high since complete hysterectomy and...More
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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
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Zetia
I can't take statins due to elevated liver GGT. My MD has put me on Zetia. Has anyone had sucess with this...More
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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
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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
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Motivation Needed!!!!
Any suggestions on how to get motivated to work out. Also I never seem to get full when eating, any...More
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Fresh Statin Warning. Finally the tide is turning ...
"Warn all patients of the dangers of statins, experts say...." ...More
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Muscle strain and statin use
In the past year I have had issues with sore feet. I have been using simvastatin since 2008. I know the...More
Posted by nodeerhere
New Cholesterol-Reducing Drug Proved Effective In ...
PCSK9 is a protein produced by the human body that doesn't allow LDL cholesterol discharge from the liver...More
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Buried Clinical Data. The Dam is About To Burst
Better late than never. In recent years, in response to troubling and far-reaching questions about the...More
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High good, low bad cholesterol levels are healthy ...
Another article concerning high cholesterol and Alzheimer's; The relationship between elevated...More
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The Cholesterol Lowering Market
Buyers determine the market. Its always been that way and always will. People will pay for something if...More
Posted by bobby75703
LDL Is Your Friend
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Scaremongering
Scare tactics are never an acceptable way to sell anything. Especially in the respectable medical world. We...More
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Cholesterol and all-cause mortality in elderly peo...
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11502313 chuckleMore
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Attn Community Members
Hello All, First of all, we would like to thank you for your active participation in this Community. It...More
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How not to buy ocean front property in Arizona on ...
A recent post about air pollution makes me wonder, do people even read what they post? The post was from a NY...More
Posted by iride6606
Air Pollution's Role in Heart Disease
Air pollution has been linked to cardiovascular disease, and now researchers may be closer to understanding...More
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Video: Be Smart, Protect your Heart From Air Pollu...
From the US Environmental Protection Agency. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yHXUPZCUuGs Gosh, is it...More
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