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Cholesterol-lowering drugs could be alternative treatment for people who take statins

Cholesterol-lowering drugs could be alternative treatment for people who take statins

Statin medications pose no threat to short-term memory and may protect against dementia

Statin medications pose no threat to short-term memory and may protect against dementia

Preoperative statin therapy improves results for isolated CABG and AVR operations

Preoperative statin therapy improves results for isolated CABG and AVR operations

Research shows commonly prescribed statin medicines can adversely affect cognitive function

Research shows commonly prescribed statin medicines can adversely affect cognitive function

Researchers reveals key role for stem cells that promote inflammation in atherosclerosis

Researchers reveals key role for stem cells that promote inflammation in atherosclerosis

Expert offers tips to help college students avoid serious health conditions down the road

Expert offers tips to help college students avoid serious health conditions down the road

RVX-208 drug fails to increase good cholesterol levels in ASSURE trial

RVX-208 drug fails to increase good cholesterol levels in ASSURE trial

Study: Fixed-dose combination medication helps CVD patients

Study: Fixed-dose combination medication helps CVD patients

Esperion Therapeutics reports positive results from ETC-1002 Phase 2a study for LDL-C treatment

Esperion Therapeutics reports positive results from ETC-1002 Phase 2a study for LDL-C treatment

Reimbursement systems appear to impact on achievement of cholesterol lowering targets

Reimbursement systems appear to impact on achievement of cholesterol lowering targets

CAD patients with very low LDL-C levels benefit from statin treatment

CAD patients with very low LDL-C levels benefit from statin treatment

Dezima starts DEZ-001 Phase 2b study in patients with mild dyslipidemia

Dezima starts DEZ-001 Phase 2b study in patients with mild dyslipidemia

European authorisation of Aegerion Pharmaceuticals' Lojuxta brings hope for HoFH patients

European authorisation of Aegerion Pharmaceuticals' Lojuxta brings hope for HoFH patients

New CardioChek Plus analyzer delivers rapid test results for lipids and glucose

New CardioChek Plus analyzer delivers rapid test results for lipids and glucose

Study: Heart disease emerges as number one killer among Indians

Study: Heart disease emerges as number one killer among Indians

Par Pharmaceutical receives final ANDA approval for generic version of Trilipix

Par Pharmaceutical receives final ANDA approval for generic version of Trilipix

Pharmaceutical companies race for new cholesterol drugs, Roche abandons diabetes drug development

Pharmaceutical companies race for new cholesterol drugs, Roche abandons diabetes drug development

First Edition: July 10, 2013

First Edition: July 10, 2013

Activation of brown fat increases heart-related mortality during winter

Activation of brown fat increases heart-related mortality during winter

Salsalate lowers blood glucose and improves glycemic control in T2D, say scientists

Salsalate lowers blood glucose and improves glycemic control in T2D, say scientists