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Statins Controversial in the Elderly

By | October 23rd, 2013|Big Pharma, First Do No Harm: Risks, Fitness and Health, Follow the Money|

Ancient Medicine Made Modern More controversy over statins.  This time for seniors over 70 with no heart risk. There is evidence of harm linked to statin use in seniors, he added, including muscle aches, liver toxicity and gastrointestinal distress; growing evidence of impaired memory and a heightened risk of diabetes; and some evidence [...]