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Category Archives: Statins; cholesterol; Blood Pressure
You know many people I talk with tell me in one way or another that they are fed up being sick. That can mean they are emotionally and physically fed up with an ongoing and debilitating illness, or they are … Continue reading
In Australia we do not allow direct to consumer advertising of pharmaceutical drugs. It is OK in the USA and I believe also in NZ for the Pharmaceutical Companies to advertise their drugs on television and possibly also in theatres. … Continue reading
Originally posted on Just ME in T's Health Stuff:
CMAJ • September 23, 2008; 179 (7). doi:10.1503/cmaj.080443 Abstract: Background:Postoperative delirium after elective surgery isfrequent and potentially serious. We sought to determine whetherthe use of statin medications was associated with…
>Would that be considered statistical contortionism?Methuselah is reported to have lived to the ripe old age of 969 years, and died possibly in the year of the Biblical Flood. A little internet research tells us: He was a Biblical Patriarch … Continue reading
>Have you noticed over the years that what were once ‘acceptable’ readings for your Cholesterol Levels and your Blood Pressure, have slowly been lowered? Now I know I am a tad cynical when I consider this to be most fortuitous … Continue reading
> How many times have we heard it spoken in ‘Alternative Medicine’ circles that your Cholesterol Numbers mean nothing? Cholesterol is not the evil baddie it has been portrayed as? And those Healthy fats will not do you any harm … Continue reading
> YOU Choose how many patients need treating before one life maybe saved? Alison Duff has an article on line raising again the issue of Statins for healthy people, and just why many doctors disagree with the FDA and AstraZeneca … Continue reading
>Consequences of Low CholesterolDaily it seems we are bombarded with statements terrorizing us about the dangers of High (elevated) cholesterol.Food manufacturers advertise their products as ‘heart healthy’ and ‘low cholesterol’; they carry BIG RED “Ticks” because they are approved by … Continue reading
> Are YOU a Cholesterol Skeptic? Have you done your reading, and questioned the necessity of being ‘force fed’ Statin Medications, to bring your cholesterol numbers into line with what ‘THEY” say they ought to be? Then you too are … Continue reading
> Cholesterol-Reducing Drugs May Lessen Brain Function, Says Researcher Yeon-Kyun Shin, a biophysics professor in the department of biochemistry, biophysics and molecular biology, says the results of his study show that drugs that inhibit the liver from making cholesterol may … Continue reading