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Patients with chronic kidney disease should take s...
Almost all people with pre-dialysis kidney disease should receive statins by current guidelines, reports a...More
Posted by iride6606
Even Without Blockage, Artery Disease May Still Be...
Plaque is a buildup of cholesterol, cells and other substances in the blood vessels. Even when it does not...More
Posted by iride6606
High cholesterol tied to prostate cancer recurrenc...
After surgery for prostate cancer , elevated levels of cholesterol and triglycerides may be...More
Posted by iride6606
Cholesterol: The overlooked chronic disease
http://www.euractiv.com/sections/health-consumers/cholesterol-overlooked-chronic-disease-303629 More
Posted by iride6606
Statins Reverse Genetic-Caused Learning Disabiliti...
Statins Reverse Genetic-Caused Learning Disabilities In a new study published in the journal Nature...More
Posted by iride6606
Biologics will complement statins in cholesterol t...
These companies know that even if their PCSK9s are only used to treat the 5% of the estimated 70 million...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins 'reverse' Noonan syndrome learning disabil...
This is interesting, please note I am not giving an opinion; Silva explains the thinking that led the...More
Posted by iride6606
Stroke patients miss cholesterol-lowering targets
"More than half of patients with a recurrent stroke or other cerebrovascular attack failed to meet...More
Posted by iride6606
Want to live to, take your statins!
"Scientists haven't quite figured how we can live forever - but they now say they have worked out how we...More
Posted by iride6606
Statin risks?
What are risks with long-term use of statin drugs?
Posted by David5711
Another death attributed to high cholesterol
Very sad indeed................... Oen, from Norway, had been found dead in his hotel bathroom a few...More
Posted by iride6606
Wider use of statins could cut deaths from heart d...
Wouldn't it be nice to talk about cholesterol here for a change instead of conspiracies? I can do this all...More
Posted by iride6606
Financial Links?
"MOST of the experts who are set to recommend the widespread use of statins next month are in the pay of...More
Posted by bobby75703
Benefits of statins outweigh diabetes risk
http://www.nhsinform.co.uk/behind-the-headlines/diabetes/2014/09/benefits-of-statins-outweigh-diabetes-risk More
Posted by iride6606
Prescribing statins more widely ‘could avert tra...
Four-and-a-half million more adults should be offered statins to avert "a tragedy waiting to happen" by...More
Posted by iride6606
Health Chief Slams Statins
"LEADING doctors are demanding an end to the widespread prescription of statins, warning that one in four...More
Posted by bobby75703
GP's Refusing to Prescribe Statins
"Two thirds of GPs are refusing to comply with controversial NHS advice to prescribe statins to millions...More
Posted by bobby75703
Many Doctors Opinion On Statins in the UK
NICE suggests up to 8,000 lives could be saved every three years if everyone with a 10% risk of developing...More
Posted by iride6606
IBS and pain
I have recurring pain in my lower right side and now sharp pains in my lower left side. Have had problems...More
Posted by An_260011
Growing Doubt on Statin Drugs
One Doctor's opinion as he shares his doubts on statin drugs. ...More
Posted by bobby75703
cholesterol and liver issue
the doctor I went to had me do normal blood work and urine sample. When I went for my results this is...More
Posted by arizonalivewire
Response to statins influenced by genetic variants
"Statins are one of the safest and most effective drugs in clinical use. Although all share a common...More
Posted by iride6606
Brainstorming
What type of foods are recommended to lower your cholesterol? Oatmeal, fish, fruits....? What types of foods...More
Posted by An_259894
No luck.
I have tried oatmeal with no success.
Posted by curious251402
Anyone use oatmeal to lower cholesterol?
I'm wondering if anyone has some numbers on this front.
Posted by MikeMorrill
Some truth about statins, cholesterol levels, and ...
This one is from 2002 ...More
Posted by david1951
"Statin Adverse Effects
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2849981/ More
Posted by david1951

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