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Statins are drugs used to lower cholesterol. Your body needs some cholesterol to work properly. But if you have too much in your blood, it can stick to the walls of your arteries, narrowing or even blocking them.
Consuming soy flour rich in protein B-conglycinin could reduce LDL cholesterol levels

Consuming soy flour rich in protein B-conglycinin could reduce LDL cholesterol levels

Association between coronary artery calcium dispersion and mortality

Association between coronary artery calcium dispersion and mortality

Early intervention key to managing diabetes, cardiorenal, and metabolic diseases

Early intervention key to managing diabetes, cardiorenal, and metabolic diseases

Revised guidelines for diabetes care

Revised guidelines for diabetes care

A family death during the holidays prompts questions and reflection

A family death during the holidays prompts questions and reflection

Women and men receive different advice on cardiovascular disease prevention

Women and men receive different advice on cardiovascular disease prevention

Deep learning model uses a single chest X-ray to predict heart disease risk

Deep learning model uses a single chest X-ray to predict heart disease risk

Oral anticoagulant does not help patients recovering from moderate and severe COVID-19

Oral anticoagulant does not help patients recovering from moderate and severe COVID-19

Vitamin D appears to have no substantial impact on statin-related muscle pain

Vitamin D appears to have no substantial impact on statin-related muscle pain

Behind the Scenes of the Oncology & Precision Medicine Conferences 2022

Behind the Scenes of the Oncology & Precision Medicine Conferences 2022

Rheumatoid arthritis patients taking opioids have twice the risk of venous thromboembolism

Rheumatoid arthritis patients taking opioids have twice the risk of venous thromboembolism

Dietary supplements taken for 'heart health' unlikely to offer meaningful impact on cholesterol levels

Dietary supplements taken for 'heart health' unlikely to offer meaningful impact on cholesterol levels

New medication lowers triglyceride levels, yet does not decrease cardiovascular risk in people with Type 2 diabetes

New medication lowers triglyceride levels, yet does not decrease cardiovascular risk in people with Type 2 diabetes

Rosuvastatin vastly superior to six common heart health supplements

Rosuvastatin vastly superior to six common heart health supplements

New analysis finds significant disparities in the treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia

New analysis finds significant disparities in the treatment of familial hypercholesterolemia

Novel drug lowers triglycerides, does not reduce cardiovascular events

Novel drug lowers triglycerides, does not reduce cardiovascular events

Regular statin use may reduce the risk of death and severity of COVID-19

Regular statin use may reduce the risk of death and severity of COVID-19

Associations of cardioprotective medications with COVID-19 outcomes

Associations of cardioprotective medications with COVID-19 outcomes

Widespread availability of polypills could reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, Say cardiologists

Widespread availability of polypills could reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, Say cardiologists

Healthy people with high cholesterol don't stand to benefit from statins, research says

Healthy people with high cholesterol don't stand to benefit from statins, research says