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The main article for this category is Statin.

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

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

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STATIN NATION (First 13 mins)

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Dr. Mercola Interviews Dr. Stephanie Seneff on Statins

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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 ...

Statin Drugs: What You Need to Know!

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Statins, Cholesterol, and Heart Health

Statins are used for doing one thing in the body: to lower LDL cholesterol. However, as Dr. Weil discusses, many doctors prescribe statins but do not go beyo...

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716850 news items

TIME

TIME
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 15:03:45 -0800

Doctors may have to weigh a serious potential risk before prescribing statins, the cholesterol-lowering drugs that are among most prescribed drugs in America. In a study published in Diabetologia, scientists from Finland found that men prescribed ...

The Week Magazine

The Week Magazine
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 04:54:14 -0800

Researchers in Finland found that after six years, white men who were prescribed statins had a 46 percent higher risk of developing diabetes than those not taking statins. The statins made patients resistant to insulin, and the patients worst affected ...

Express.co.uk

Express.co.uk
Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:33:45 -0800

One leading cardiologist last night said the benefits of statins, taken by eight million Britons, had been “grossly exaggerated”. But another heart expert insisted “the benefits will outweigh the risks”. Researchers in Finland studied 8,749 non ...
 
Scientific American
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 06:15:00 -0800

Cholesterol-lowering statins such as Lipitor, Crestor and Zocor are the most widely prescribed medications in the world, and they are credited with saving the lives of many heart disease patients. But recently a small number of users have voiced ...
 
TheHealthSite
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 03:15:00 -0800

Washington, March 5: Use of statins can increase the risk of developing diabetes by 46 percent, even after adjustment for confounding factors, claims a new study. The study by Professor Markku Laakso at the University of Eastern Finland and Kuopio ...

Naples Daily News

Naples Daily News
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 08:18:45 -0800

Statins affect many pathways in the body. They are strong anti-inflammatories and are being tested for their use in cancer patients. As for cholesterol reduction, they work by crushing a natural enzyme in your body that would otherwise produce cholesterol.
 
NBC Southern California
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:42:11 -0800

One in four Americans over 40 is taking statins to lower their cholesterol, a major increase. But many people still can't take the drugs and until now had no alternatives. Dr. Bruce Hensel reports for the NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015.

Times LIVE

Times LIVE
Thu, 05 Mar 2015 00:09:39 -0800

The latest study, the results of which were released yesterday in the European journal Diabetologia, shows that Finnish men taking two of the most popular statins, Atorvastatin and Simvastatin, increased their risk of developing diabetes by 46%.
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