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Once again, a respected standard-promulgator of a large medical specialty - in this case the American College of Cardiology - has been persuaded to recommend blanket prescribing of an expensive [or ...
by pianogramma
Comment Count 428 comments on Mon Dec 02, 2013 at 06:45 AM PST with 345 Recommends
A lot of news outlets including AP yesterday and the NY Times today, are fronting an important study being published in the medical ...
by DrSteveB
Comment Count 397 comments on Mon Nov 10, 2008 at 05:42 AM PST with 296 Recommends
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by BrianMcFadden
Comment Count 72 comments on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 02:50 PM PST with 30 Recommends
Doctors around the whirled have long pushed Statins as a magical mystery tour of health and eternal yute. That might have to be amended to "infernal" instead. By forcefully (and I mean forcefully) ...
by agnostic
Comment Count 29 comments on Mon Mar 09, 2015 at 12:42 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
As everyone knows, I had my gallbladder out in late June. Because of this, I had to limit my intake of fats quite a bit to avoid what I like to call an Unpleasant Digestive Episode. This means ...
by Ellid
Comment Count 90 comments on Wed Nov 20, 2013 at 08:57 AM PST with 23 Recommends
Statins are now being promoted for use in children. This is outrageous. Statins have been heavily promoted for adults and web sites are springing out all over with complaints describing serious ...
by theworksanddays
Comment Count 18 comments on Mon Jul 07, 2008 at 09:28 PM PDT with 23 Recommends
F IND SPECIFIC KEYWORDS BY HOLDING DOWN THE CONTROL KEY & TAPPING F TO GET A SEARCH BAR. Browsing these 155+ linked article titles gives a good grasp of the range of professional discussion, ...
by mettle fatigue
Comment Count 47 comments on Sun Jul 20, 2014 at 04:00 PM PDT with 20 Recommends
by proudlattedrinker
Comment Count 19 comments on Sat Aug 05, 2006 at 12:37 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
AstraZeneca, maker of Crestor (rosuvastatin calcium) now claims that people with normal cholesterol are also at risk for heart attack. AstraZeneca's "study" shows that if this ...
by gfsarbo
Comment Count 73 comments on Tue Nov 11, 2008 at 03:13 PM PST with 8 Recommends
England's National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has issued new draft guidelines for NHS doctors detailing which patients should be offered statins to prevent or delay heart ...
by Lib Dem FoP
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Feb 12, 2014 at 01:30 PM PST with 7 Recommends