Articles for Tag: "statins"

This genetic condition can affect your cholesterol  Featured
This genetic condition can affect your cholesterol
About 1 out of 250 adults in the US have it and usually don’t know.
When should statin therapy be prescribed?  Featured
When should statin therapy be prescribed?
A government task force provides a new recommendation on cholesterol-lowering drugs.
New heart risk calculator flawed? 
New heart risk calculator flawed?
Do new heart guidelines overestimate the risk of heart disease? Some experts think so.