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Winter Cholesterol Rise May Boost Heart Risk
I had no idea! ...More
Posted by iride6606
drug companies paying to promote medications
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Physician Receiving Money From Pharma Speaks Out.
Dr. Carlat tells about his experience receiving money from drug companies to promote their products....More
Posted by bobby75703
Low cholesterol, mortality, and quality of life in...
Just ran across this. I think any time you have an study that follows participants over 39 years it has real...More
Posted by iride6606
Cholesterol levels linked to brain deposits that c...
The latest on high cholesterol and a link to Alzheimer's disease; "Unhealthy patterns of cholesterol...More
Posted by iride6606
Radio Interview: Dangers of Statins.
In the following radio interview, Cardiologist Dr. Barbara Roberts shares some of the risks with statins: ...More
Posted by bobby75703
More Retracted Papers from Cardiology Group
This is sad. Just goes to prove no industry is immune from making deliberate misrepresentations. ...More
Posted by bobby75703
Lipid Physiology
Here is a great summary of the physiology of lipids (ie cholesterol) and how they contrubute to the...More
Posted by iride6606
Sunshine Act making Doctors Nervous
Cholesterol lowering drugs are top sellers. You have the right to know if your physician prescribing these...More
Posted by bobby75703
Has Your Health Professional Received Drug Company...
Cholesterol lowering drugs are some of the most prescribed drugs in the world. Does your health professional...More
Posted by bobby75703
GSK Says It Will Stop Paying Doctors
This is definitely a step in the right direction. GSK says it will stop paying Doctors to promote drugs. ...More
Posted by bobby75703
Doctors are not drug company drones afterall!
For he benefit of those here and their concern over doctors and bias, Just revisiting a blog from a...More
Posted by iride6606
This Will All Fade Into History
The fad of lowering cholesterol will one day fade into history. Just like the 8 track tape player and many...More
Posted by bobby75703
Cholesterol Limits Lose Their Luster
This article came out in early 2013. It panned out to be true as the new guidelines crept away from low LDL...More
Posted by bobby75703
Statin use not tied to liver related mortaility
Outstanding article, no relationship between statin use and liver mortality. Also, statins not relate to...More
Posted by iride6606
Guidelines recommend wider statin use among adults...
Click on the link to the complete report, very interesting! ...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins Not Linked to Memory Loss, Dementia
Here's the latest findings, bottom line is there is NO connection between statins and...More
Posted by iride6606
Statins and Memory
They say statins make you forgetful. That could be a good thing. You might forget to take them!
Posted by bobby75703
Large Study Affirms Safety of Statins
"we acknowledge the complex nature of making prescribing decisions and urge prescribers to consider the...More
Posted by iride6606
Farewell to Statins?
Well, the big wigs are now fessing up on statin adverse events. What has been denied time and time again is...More
Posted by bobby75703
My cholesterol is very high, but they say my good cholesterol is very high, which offsets my bad...More
Posted by Divarose711
Cholesterol too low
My total cholestrol is only 40. My Dr. was surprised but said it is okay because my good and bad cholestrol...More
Posted by An_254592
200,000 Yearly Deaths from Heart Disease, Stroke A...
"These findings are really striking because we're talking about hundreds of thousands of deaths that don't...More
Posted by iride6606
Do people who take statins have to take them for l...
I was diagnosed with diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol 2010. So I started medication for all...More
Posted by jimi2012

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