American Heart Association

Statins lower heart attack, stroke risk in people at average risk

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Editor’s note: This is one in a 10-part series of the top medical research advances of 2016 as determined by the American Heart Association.

Millions more people worldwide may benefit from cholesterol-lowering statins after a global study showed the drugs help reduce heart attacks and strokes in […]

Two studies support cholesterol guidelines

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

The latest cholesterol guidelines from the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology are more accurate in determining who should take statins to lower their risk of heart attack and stroke, and are also beneficial when it comes to healthcare costs, according to […]

July 15th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |2 Comments