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Could statins also protect against dementia?
More and more are supporting this; In this large study of older adults, researchers recorded people's...More
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Crestor
Crestor seems to be helping my cholesterol levels
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Crestor
Crestor seems to be helping my cholesterol levels
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Statins Do Not Harm Memory, Study Says
More myths exposed as scaremongering; Statins, a group of drugs that treat high cholesterol , do...More
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High potency statins linked to better outcome foll...
The data of 9597 patients was used. 6990 of those were treated with simvastatin, 1883 had switched to a more...More
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Falls in blood pressure, cholesterol have saved 20...
Falls in total cholesterol accounted for some 7400 deaths prevented or postponed, of which (5300 or 14% of...More
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leg pain and hair loss
For leg pain try a low dose statin every other day for some help in cholesterol lowering and no leg pain. Also...More
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Statins scaremongering risks lives
Scaremongering over statins has created a "grave public health risk" which may have endangered lives, an...More
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Gen X and Y: Why You Need to Watch Your Cholestero...
Consider it a wake-up call for generations X and Y: You may think you are healthy, but having cholesterol...More
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Researchers Challenge FDA Warning That Statins Aff...
The warning, which has been in effect since 2012, warns that statins can affect abilities like attention...More
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Statins' Benefits Far Outweigh Side Effects
They analyzed data from studies conducted since 1994 that included more than 150,000 middle-aged and elderly...More
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Study Shows Lifetime Benefit With 5 Years of Stati...
Twenty-year follow-up of the West of Scotland Coronary Prevention Study (WOSCOPS) has shown that...More
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bringing cholesterol down
ive been eating less pre-processed foods and it seems to be helping with my high cholesterol.
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High Cholesterol in Middle Age, Heart Risk Later?
The truth about cholesterol; Many folks in their 30s and 40s chow down on burgers, fried chicken and...More
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Cholesterol Soared, Statin Use Surged
A recent data brief from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that the use of...More
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Statins and dietary changes have saved 20,000 live...
As we thought, lowering cholesterol to safe limits saves lives! Falls in blood pressure and total...More
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Experts recommend taking statins in your 30s
It says that even slightly raised cholesterol levels should trigger the treatment. Every decade of...More
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High cholesterol fuels growth, spread of breast ca...
Very important link found between breast cancer and high cholesterol; McDonnell said the findings suggest...More
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Cancer Recurrence Increases With High Cholesterol
More about high cholesterol and cancer; For every 10 mg/dL increase in high density lipoprotein (HDL) or...More
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Demonizing of Cholesterol
Demonizing cholesterol is crazy profitable, and there is no shortage of articles painting a dark image of...More
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Do Statins Stop Cancer?
The Pitt researchers noted when a tumor metastasizes, it spreads cancer cells through the body using the...More
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Statins inhibit spread of some cancers
Cancer cells require the synthesis of cholesterol and cholesterol precursor molecules to reprogram...More
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Cholesterol-busting tablets may also help stop the...
Scientists say that statins, the most widely-prescribed drugs in the UK, can stop cancer from spreading...More
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Text messages prevent 1 in 6 patients from failing...
I hope this takes off in the US. The INTERACT trial involved 303 patients who had been prescribed blood...More
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Replacing a high-carb snack with almonds reduces c...
More good news, I love almonds! A new study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association...More
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Optimism associated with healthier hearts
Well here's an interesting slant, people with a positive attitude have lower cholesterol; Optimists had...More
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Study links high cholesterol to increased risk of ...
Another article showing the link between cholesterol and breast cancer; To reach their findings, the...More
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Review Of Trials Dispute Warning That Statins Impa...
The evidence is finally being published. Many of us already knew this from independent review of the data....More
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