Nonprofit Finds New Cholesterol Drugs Far Too Costly
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Nonprofit Finds New Cholesterol Drugs Far Too Costly

(Fox News) – An independent nonprofit organization that evaluates clinical and cost effectiveness of new…

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Europe Approves Amgen’s First-in-Class Cholesterol Drug
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Europe Approves Amgen’s First-in-Class Cholesterol Drug

MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Amgen on Tuesday received European approval for…

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Q&A: What Are Trans Fats and Why Are They Unhealthy?
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Q&A: What Are Trans Fats and Why Are They Unhealthy?

MARY CLARE JALONICK, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — You may not even know you are…

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FDA Panel Backs First-in-Class Cholesterol Drug
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FDA Panel Backs First-in-Class Cholesterol Drug

MATTHEW PERRONE, AP Health Writer GAITHERSBURG, Md. (AP) — Federal health advisers on Tuesday recommended…

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Old Cholesterol Warnings Steeped in ‘Soft Science,’ May Be Lifted in U.S.
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Old Cholesterol Warnings Steeped in ‘Soft Science,’ May Be Lifted in U.S.

  (CBC News) – For decades, health organizations and governments have encouraged people to limit…

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Early Statin Use May Give Long-Term Heart Benefits
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Early Statin Use May Give Long-Term Heart Benefits

MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer CHICAGO (AP) — Taking a cholesterol-lowering drug for five…

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Studies See New Risks for Cholesterol Drug Niacin
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Studies See New Risks for Cholesterol Drug Niacin

MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer New details from two studies reveal more side effects…

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Cholesterol Drug Users May Use Pills as a License to Overeat
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Cholesterol Drug Users May Use Pills as a License to Overeat

[Standard Media] New York, USA: People who take the common cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins may…

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Statins May Improve Erectile Function in Men with High Cholesterol
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Statins May Improve Erectile Function in Men with High Cholesterol

[Medical News Today] Statins can not only lower cholesterol and decrease risk of heart attack…

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Half of US Adults 40 to 75 Eligible for Statins
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Half of US Adults 40 to 75 Eligible for Statins

MARILYNN MARCHIONE, AP Chief Medical Writer Almost half of Americans ages 40 to 75 and…

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