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2014-08-20 03:30:48

U.S. hospitalizations and deaths from heart disease and stroke dropped significantly in the last decade, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation.

2014-08-17 02:00:52

A Mayo Clinic task force challenges some recommendations in the updated guideline for cholesterol treatment unveiled by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA) in 2013.

2014-08-15 23:07:08

Simvastatin Could Boost Effectiveness of Chemotherapy Drug Pemetrexed DALLAS (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 A team of Korean researchers has found that a drug

2014-08-12 23:02:26

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes due to their use of the cholesterol-lowering statin. New

2014-08-12 12:29:20


2014-08-11 23:05:39

A new study on statin drugs as a way to prevent or treat mesothelioma has yielded some disappointing results. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) August 11, 2014 Researchers

2014-08-05 17:03:42

The polypill, a combination pill taken just once a day that includes key medications for secondary prevention of heart disease, may be an effective low-cost strategy to improve adherence to medication recommendations and reduce costs.

2014-07-30 08:33:01

Primary efficacy endpoints met in all nine new trials of investigational PCSK9 inhibitor TARRYTOWN, N.Y. and PARIS, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

2014-07-30 08:32:55

- Primary efficacy endpoints met in all nine new trials of investigational PCSK9 inhibitor - PARIS and TARRYTOWN, N.Y., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and NYSE: SNY) and

2014-07-30 08:32:08

Anticipate Topline Data in 6-8 months IRVINE, Calif., July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- AtheroNova Inc.

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