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The main article for this category is Statin.

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Fluvastatin

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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 Gli...

Statins mechanism of action for patients with ligh LDL

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 ...

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 ...

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.stat...

Statin Drugs: What You Need to Know!

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2010/07/20/the-truth-about-statin-drugs-revealed.aspx Leading natural health expert Dr. Joseph Mercola tal...

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 ...

House Call: Should I Stop My Statins?

You've probably heard of Lipitor, Zocor, and Crestor. You may even be taking one of these cholesterol-lowering drugs, which are known as statins. They are th...

CARDIOVASCULAR DRUGS; STATINS & BLOOD THINNERS by Professor Fink

In this video lecture, Professor Fink reviews the pathophysiology of Cardiovascular Disease (describing relationships between atherosclerosis, increased risk...

Dr. Mercola Interviews Three Experts About Statins

http://articles.mercola.com/sites/articles/archive/2013/11/27/statins-cholesterol-treatment-guidelines.aspx Natural health physician and Mercola.com founder ...

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3131 news items

Fox News

Fox News
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 10:03:45 -0700

In addition to their ability to lower cholesterol levels, statins have anti-inflammatory effects, and may be able to fight the out-of-control immune-system response in Ebola patients that damages the body, said Dr. David Fedson, a retired professor and ...

Express.co.uk

WebMD
Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:22:30 -0700

Commenting on the findings in a statement, Jeremy Pearson, PhD, associate medical director at the British Heart Foundation, which helped fund the study, says: "Statins offer substantial protection from coronary heart disease. This rigorous and ...
 
Medscape
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 09:18:21 -0700

In an editorial in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), Dr John Ioannidis estimated that the total sales of statins may approach $1 trillion worldwide by 2020; the most commercially successful drug in history, atorvastatin (Lipitor ...
 
Newsmax.com
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 09:07:30 -0700

In a 2013 story, NPR focused on a research study that found that about 17 percent of people who took statins to lower cholesterol had side effects — a figure that made up more than the 5 to 10 percent reported in randomized trials. More importantly ...

HCPLive

Monthly Prescribing Reference
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 11:00:00 -0700

(HealthDay News) — High-intensity statin therapy can alter the progressive nature of diabetic atherosclerosis, according to a study published online September 4 in Diabetes Care. Brian Stegman, MD, from the Cleveland Clinic, and colleagues compared ...

Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk
Tue, 21 Oct 2014 21:52:30 -0700

They claim that the decision to recommend statins to people with a low risk of heart disease stemmed from an insufficiently stringent process for appointing panel members. Dr Wollaston said the letter "raises important questions about conflicts of ...

Daily Mail

Daily Mail
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:48:02 -0700

What a frustrating situation for you - however let me start by saying that I do not think that your varicose veins or statins are the culprit. Varicose veins are caused by faulty valves that usually keep blood moving toward the heart. As a result of ...
 
Medscape
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 14:22:28 -0700

In an editorial, Dr Timothy Frayling (University of Exeter Medical School, UK) says the results provide a "new angle" to the ongoing saga debating the adverse effects of statins. "These results are important because they suggest that any attempts to ...
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