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New guidelines for the treatment of high cholesterol are not appropriate for people with type 2 diabetes – or are they?
Data suggest lower risk of major adverse cardiovascular events and death, especially in patients with diabetes or prior coronary heart disease ORLANDO, Fla., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --
Statins are associated with a significant improvement in erectile function, a fact researchers hope will encourage men who need statins to reduce their risk of heart attack to take them.
Kyowa Hakko USA announces that Pantesin is a comprehensive and safe dietary supplement that supports healthy cholesterol levels. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 03,
RUTHERFORD-2 Study Meets Co-Primary Endpoints of LDL Cholesterol Reduction THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., Jan.
Up to 75 per cent of patients who take statins to treat elevated cholesterol levels may suffer from muscle pain.
Although some studies have suggested that use of lipid-lowering therapies may increase the risk of pancreatitis, an analysis that involved pooling of data from previous studies and included more than 150,000 participants found that statin therapy was associated with a reduction in the risk of pancreatitis in patients with normal or mildly elevated triglyceride levels.
Statins prevent cancer and reduce death from all causes in heart transplant recipients.