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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 ...

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...

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 ...

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...

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!

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...

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...

You Don't Need Statin Drugs!

http://www.ihealthtube.com They're one of the most prescribed drubs in the country. But Dr. Bob DeMaria says statin drugs come with plenty of dangerous side ...

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116796 news items

Tech Times

WebMD
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:41:15 -0800

Guidelines for the treatment of blood cholesterol released late last year by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association target people most likely to benefit from taking statins such as Zocor (simvastatin) and Crestor ...

Scientific American

Scientific American
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:03:45 -0800

One of the most widely prescribed drugs in the United States may have an extra benefit: protecting people from air pollution. Statins, prescribed to lower cholesterol and reduce risks of heart attacks and strokes, seem to diminish inflammation that ...

USA TODAY

Reuters
Mon, 17 Nov 2014 08:41:15 -0800

CHICAGO (Reuters) - Regeneron Corp's experimental drug alirocumab helped 10 times as many high-risk patients unable to tolerate widely-used statins get their "bad" LDL cholesterol down to target levels than Merck & Co's Zetia, according to data from a ...

Medscape

Medscape
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 12:37:30 -0800

Still, the legacy effect of statins appears to be an "ongoing, carryover effect related to a slowing of the progression of the disease and/or the stabilization of existing coronary artery plaque." Age might be the reason for such a long-term benefit ...
 
WebMD
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:41:15 -0800

Guidelines for the treatment of blood cholesterol released late last year by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association target people most likely to benefit from taking statins such as Zocor (simvastatin) and Crestor ...

Medical News Today

Medical News Today
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 00:08:12 -0800

However, the study, published in the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, also reports that 50% of chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients who should be in receipt of statins are not taking the cholesterol-lowering medication. Co-author of the ...

Endocrinology Advisor

Endocrinology Advisor
Wed, 26 Nov 2014 09:26:15 -0800

Statins Not Associated With Gonado-Sexual Dysfunction in Women. (HealthDay News) — Statin use is not associated with higher risk for gonado-sexual dysfunction in women, according to a study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine. Sayed K. Ali, MD ...
 
Pharmacy Times
Sun, 23 Nov 2014 16:00:00 -0800

The vast majority of patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are recommended to receive statins under current cholesterol management guidelines, but half of those patients are not taking the drugs, according to a study that will appear in an ...
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