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Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Do you need to take statins to lower cholesterol?

Do you need to take statins to lower cholesterol?


Do you need to take statins to lower cholesterol?

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 01:11 PM PST

It's a big change as far as treatment of high cholesterol, but how new treatment guidelines might affect you can be a bit murky.

5 ways to lower cholesterol

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 01:14 PM PST

Cholesterol has long been seen as a villain for heart health, but our understanding of this beast is changing. New recommendations suggest that risk factors should determine who should receive drugs called statins to lower cholesterol levels, and who should simply make lifestyle changes to combat the problem.

Guidelines would have missed Amy Robach's cancer

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 10:56 AM PST

Good Morning America host Amy Robach revealed on her show that a recent on-air mammogram had found she has breast cancer, but the diagnosis wouldn't have been made if she followed certain federal guidelines for screening.

Democrats frustrated with Obamacare woes

Posted: 13 Nov 2013 05:37 AM PST

Congressional Democrats raise pressure on President Obama to fix what's ailing his signature health care initiative.

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