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Why You Might Need to Take Statins Even If Your Cholesterol Is Just Fine
 

Why You Might Need to Take Statins Even If Your Cholesterol Is Just Fine

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New guidelines may recommend you take the drug—regardless of your cholesterol levels
 
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17 Dec 2016 - General
 
Well, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendations are based on solid evidence, so if they recommend it it is got to be effective. But let's not forget that the use of statins also come with a whole profile of adverse effects. I wonder...
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I think that we are missing the point of targeting the root of the cause of atherosclerosis with statin prophylaxis. It is the lifestyle of the patients we have to change instead of prescribing a drug that is notroriously hepatotoxic. Promoting preve...
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