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New Results from Cholesterol Counts Show Most Amer...
Very interesting results from the recent Cholesterol Counts poll; Nearly a third report having high...More
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Statins for all over-60s would slash risk of heart...
This study reinforces the message ­statins are good news and, even just taking age as a risk...More
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Statins Plus Exercise Best for Your Heart Health
When it comes to cardiovascular health, following a healthy lifestyle is always important. That's true even...More
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Statins' Benefits Far Outweigh Side Effects
Great read from WebMD; ...More
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If there is no scandal, start one!
I got a real good laugh reading an article tonight about "the downfall of statins", all based on a statement...More
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4 myths about statins
Interesting, from the Mayo Clinic; MYTH 1 Statins cause memory loss . The initial concern arose from a...More
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New U.S. Guidelines Will Lift Limits On Dietary Ch...
The FDA is going to make it official, even though it's been know for years. Dietary Cholesterol is not a...More
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Very Low Levels of LDL Linked With Reduced CV Even...
The question of how low LDL-cholesterol levels should be in the present statin era, recently addressed with...More
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New study reveals how cholesterol promotes cancer
The team further describes Dishevelled as "a switch on the track," meaning that when a signal reaches the...More
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'Bad Cholesterol' Levels Linked to Multiple Sclero...
It turns out that high cholesterol could be at least partially to blame for more than just heart disease and...More
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High Cholesterol May Delay Parenthood
When both the prospective mom and dad had high cholesterol levels, it took longer to conceive...More
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Statin Review: No Risk of Cancer, Memory Loss
"It was the aspect of the warning for cognitive decline that was the impetus for this paper," co-author...More
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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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Poor Responders to Statins at Risk for CAD Progression
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