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The main article for this category is Statin.

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Atorvastatin

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Cerivastatin

Discovery and development of statins

Fluvastatin

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Lovastatin

Mevastatin

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Pitavastatin

Pravastatin

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Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study

Simvastatin

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You'll Never See Statins or Cholesterol the Same After This!

So many people go to the doctor with high cholesterol and end up on a statin or cholesterol lowering drug for years, if not their entire lives. Dr. Peter Glidden says there is something fundamenta...

Statin Drugs are Poison

MIT scientist Raymond Francis discusses the ineffectiveness of Statin drugs. He sheds light on why they are used, what damage they cause, and why NOT to use them.

Statins mechanism of action for patients with ligh LDL

Dr. Mercola Interviews Dr. Stephanie Seneff on Statins

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2012/02/11/dr-stephanie-seneff-interview-on-statins.aspx Internationally renowned natural health physician and Mercola.com founder Dr. Joseph...

The Dangers of Statins (Cholesterol lowering statin drugs Side Effects LDL cholesterol Myth CoQ10)

Statins (cholesterol-lowering medications) are heavily promoted, used by millions of people and one of the most widely prescribed drugs in the world. Health authorities claim that statins reduce...

How Statins Work to Reduce Cholesterol

Statins (including simvastatin and atorvastatin) are commonly prescribed medications whose goal is to reduce LDL-cholesterol. This video shows their primary and secondary mechanisms of doing...

Dangers of Statin Drugs & How They Are Damaging the Brain

Radio show host Alex Jones talks with Dr. Russell Blaylock, a retired neurosurgeon and author, about the dangers of statin drugs and how they are causing serious brain disorders and increasing...

STATIN NATION (First 13 mins)

This is the first 13 minutes of the documentary film $TATIN NATION: The Great Cholesterol Cover-Up. The full 63 minute film is available from http://www.statinnation.net/ Notes: A few people...

The Great Cholesterol Deception--The Story Behind the Statins

Guest: Dr. Stephanie Seneff, Ph.D., Senior Research Scientist at the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. Dr. Seneff holds multiple degrees from MIT including: Undergradua...

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Tech Times

Tech Times
Mon, 04 May 2015 07:15:00 -0700

They found that of the patients who lived for at least six months after being diagnosed with lung cancer, the ones who had taken statins following their diagnosis had an 11 percent reduction in death rate. This figure, however, is statistically ...
 
Drug Discovery & Development
Tue, 05 May 2015 08:45:00 -0700

Overall results confirmed no significant differences associated with pitavastatin versus placebo/other statins were observed for FBG [mean difference (95% CI): -0.01(-0.77-0.74); for HbA1c: -0.03 (-0.11-0.05)] or for NOD [risk ratio: 0.70 (0.30-1.61 ...
 
Healio
Mon, 04 May 2015 08:22:30 -0700

The addition of statins to hepatitis C virus infection antiviral therapy showed the progression of liver fibrosis and reduced hepatocellular carcinoma and cirrhosis incidence, according to data from the Electronically Retrieved Cohort of HCV Infected ...

U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 04:40:44 -0700

However, the benefits of giving statins to this group of people would be offset by a 10 percent to 30 percent increase in the risk of side effects such as muscle pain and weakness, and slight declines in thinking and memory, according to the researchers.

AAFP News

AAFP News
Fri, 01 May 2015 14:45:00 -0700

As guidelines on reducing cardiovascular risk have increasingly focused on lowering LDL cholesterol levels, statins have become the drugs most frequently prescribed for this indication and have been shown to reduce cardiovascular risk across all risk ...

CBS Local

Newsmax
Tue, 28 Apr 2015 05:22:30 -0700

For others, statins just don't do the job -- including people with an inherited condition called familial hypercholesterolemia, which causes very high LDL levels and heart attacks at an early age. That's another group that could benefit from the new ...

The Inquisitr

The Inquisitr
Sun, 26 Apr 2015 16:01:47 -0700

The study also tested insulin resistance and insulin secretion in men who had been treated with statins and found that the anti-cholesterol drugs led to a 24 percent reduction in insulin sensitivity, and a 12 percent reduction in insulin secretion ...

U-T San Diego

U-T San Diego
Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:35:23 -0700

UC San Francisco says in a new study that the use of statins could significantly reduce the incidence of heart attacks in older people. But the drugs, which are mainly used to reduce cholesterol levels, also could cause many elderly to experience ...
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