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

    9 days ago - By News Medical

    Patients who take statins to lower high cholesterol levels often complain of muscle pains, which can lead them to stop taking the highly effective medication and put them at greater risk of heart attack or stroke.
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  • HDL Cholesterol Not Linked to CHD Risk in Black Patients

    9 days ago - By Medscape

    A large, biracial cohort study found that low levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol don't raise heart disease risk in Black patients.
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