Are You Taking a Statin “Just in Case?”

New data suggests the drugs may not benefit people who don’t already have cardiovascular disease.

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More and more seniors without a history of cardiovascular disease are taking statins to prevent heart attack and stroke. But recent research (BMJ, Sept. 5, 2018), suggests that statins do

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  • I had a very bad experience with Lipitor ( statin ) caused me to have polymyalgia sciatica ( spelling may be wrong ) could hardly walk or get up from a sitting position , turn over in bed , even hold a cup of tea , it is pure poison should be banned , statins have killed more people than saved , do the research ..Gavin …

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