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2014-02-28 23:26:13

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai study suggests early-stage atherosclerosis is reversible, and identifies new genetic targets for fighting advanced atherosclerosis New York, NY (PRWEB) February 28, 2014 Research at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai has led to important new discoveries about the process behind regression of atherosclerosis, the main underlying cause of heart attack and stroke. In the paper published today in PLoS Genetics, scientists from Mount Sinai and the...

2014-02-24 23:02:53

USApple Shares Research on the Health Benefits of an Apple (or Two) a Day During American Heart Health Month Vienna, VA (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 An apple (or two) a day keeps not only the doctor – but the cardiologist – away. USApple is reminding people that eating apples can be one of the most convenient and accessible ways to fight many of the factors that contribute to heart disease, the leading cause of death in the United States. Here are four reasons why:...

2014-02-20 08:31:44

COLUMBIA, S.C., Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lipitor lawsuits filed in federal courts on behalf of people who allegedly developed type 2 diabetes after taking Pfizer's cholesterol-lowering statin, also called atorvastatin, have been consolidated in the District of South Carolina according to a court order filed Feb. 18, (In re Lipitor (Atorvastatin) Litigation, MDL No. 2502 (JPML)), announced Janet, Jenner & Suggs attorney Kenneth Suggs, who is representing plaintiffs. (Photo:...

2014-02-19 23:27:12

AlignLife provides a free webinar to educate on Cholesterol and the risk of statin medications. (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 This Thursday, February 20th at 7pm EST, AlignLife clinics will be hosting a free webinar to educate the community about the dangers of statin medications and a natural approach to the management of cholesterol. An interesting study published in The Lancet looked at the incidence of heart disease in 52 countries and revealed that over 90% of heart disease is...

2014-02-19 23:01:46

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly suffer from Type 2 diabetes due to their use of Lipitor. New York, New York (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Dozens of federally-filed Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/ ) that allege the statin drug caused patients to develop Type 2 diabetes have been consolidated in a multidistrict litigation and transferred to the U.S. District Court, District of South Carolina, for pretrial proceedings. According...

2014-02-15 23:00:09

ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds Latest Reports on Atorvastatin and Trastuzumab industry for China to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 The prevalence rate of abnormal blood lipid in China is lower than that in most developed countries, but the average serum TC level of Chinese people is upgrading for the economic development and lifestyle change. Meanwhile, diabetes and metabolic syndromes are very common in China. According to statistics, the prevalence rate of abnormal...

2014-02-14 23:04:43

New guidelines for prescribing the cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins no longer focus blood cholesterol value. Instead, the decision should focus on an individual's overall risk of heart disease. Boston, MA (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 For years, doctors prescribed the cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins based largely on cholesterol test results. But new guidelines from the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology propose a major change to that...

2014-02-13 23:02:35

The Firm is evaluating Lipitor lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly developed Type 2 diabetes due to their use of Lipitor. New York, NY (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 As Lipitor lawsuits (http://www.thelipitorlawsuit.com/) continue to mount in the U.S., Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that Pfizer Inc. is facing additional legal action in Australia over the cholesterol-lowering statin medication. According to a report from Reuters, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission...

2014-02-12 08:29:41

New Published Study Reveals BergaMet(TM) Added to Statins Enhances Lipid Lowering and Artery Health DENVER, Feb. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New published research reveals that a highly concentrated proprietary extract of the Calabrian bergamot fruit called BergaMet(TM) (38% citrus bergamot extract, NathealthSolutions) enhances the effect of the lipid lowering drug rosuvastatin (Crestor(TM)) when given to patients with elevated cholesterol. Led by cardiologists Franco Romeo and Vincenzo Mollace,...

2014-02-10 23:01:08

Flood Law Group released a statement today announcing that they are now investigating claims for patients who developed type-2 diabetes after being prescribed Lipitor. Lipitor belongs to a family of drugs known as “statins,” which have been shown to increase the risk of new-onset diabetes in some cases. (PRWEB) February 10, 2014 Flood Law Group today announced that they are actively investigating claims by any patient who allegedly developed type-2 diabetes after taking the...


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