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National Lipid Association issues recommendations ...
Please note I have offered no opinion, not a "heavy hammer" * Statins used first Drug therapy...More
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NHS 'should consider giving statins to healthy peo...
"But what we've actually learned is that, whatever your level of cholesterol, reducing it further is...More
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Statins really do save your life
More than eight million people in the UK take statins daily and experts say that if five million more took...More
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Statins Prevent Heart Disease
More proof that statins prevent heart disease; Patients were followed up for a maximum of 3 years. The...More
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AMAZING! Statins treat just about everything....NO...
Amazing how statins are claimed to show promise in treating just about everything under the sun. From...More
Posted by bobby75703
Could Statins Treat Ebola?
Statins should be considered as a possible treatment for Ebola, some researchers argue. In...More
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High Cholesterol and Prostate Cancer's Return
Another reason to control your cholesterol; In a review of more than 800 men who had had their prostate...More
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Runners and high cholesterol
More about Jim Fixx and why runners die from CAD; The most common one by far is coronary artery disease,...More
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5 Celebrities Who've Undergone Coronary Bypass Sur...
All had high cholesterol, all had a bypass, thankfully in time; ...More
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Richard Kiel's Cause of Death Revealed; CAD and hi... More
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Death by high cholesterol
Good to be reminded from time to time. Clinical Director of Pathology at Tameside General Hospital, Mr...More
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Meta-analysis Backs Statin Use
Not only have the dangers of statins been greatly exaggerated, according to a huge meta-analysis in the...More
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Statin use after colorectal cancer diagnosis impro...
Patients with colorectal cancer who used statins after diagnosis demonstrated improved survival outcomes...More
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About 2 days ago I tried to post a reply to the initiator of this thread ...More
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High Cholesterol + African Americans = Early Death... More
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Could his Death have been Prevented?
Jim F Fixx 1932 — 1984 (Although Jim lived in the pre-EBT and pre-statin era, it seems appropriate...More
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Sex-Related Differences of Coronary Atherosclerosi...
Interesting! Again, the word used is "regression" Women with coronary disease demonstrate greater...More
Posted by iride6606
Advice - go on cholersterol meds?
Hi - I recently was told I need to go on cholesterol management drugs. I am 52, 5'6" about 170 lb...More
Posted by worldtraveler1234
Where can I find a Plant Stanol pill that does not...
In his article on sterols and stanols pt 2 Dr Richman notes that some people have imperfect transporter...More
Posted by davidjk
Stroke Patients Boost Survival by Getting Statins ...
This was predictable, these drugs have many benefits; Hemorrhagic stroke patients given a statin while...More
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Atherosclerosis Regression Seen with High-Intensit...
Results of a study which used ultrasound to measure plaques before and after treatment, as some have...More
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High cholesterol, high vit d
BP I very good, blood levels of cholesterol(total) are high as are vit d. bones are continuing to thin. Why?...More
Posted by An_259252
ear pain after carotid surgery
I have had an earache and headache on the right side of my head since my CEA for a week despite pain medicine...More
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Statins Stimulate Bone Growth?
Statins may aid in bone growth in people with dwarfism caused by mutations in the gene FGFR3, according to...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins May Help Kids With Genetic Cholesterol Dis...
Cholesterol-lowering statin drugs seem to help reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in children who...More
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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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