We’ve Spent a TRILLION Dollars on Statins to Lower Cholesterol, Yet Cardiovascular Deaths Have Gone UP
Opinion

We’ve Spent a TRILLION Dollars on Statins to Lower Cholesterol, Yet Cardiovascular Deaths Have Gone UP

New research shows that the most widely prescribed type of drug in the history of medicine is a waste of money. One major study found that the more ‘bad’ cholesterol was lowered, the greater the risk of heart attacks and strokes. In the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic, almost every other medical condition has been…

New Research Confirms We Got Cholesterol All Wrong
Science

New Research Confirms We Got Cholesterol All Wrong

A comprehensive new study on cholesterol, based on results from more than a million patients, could help upend decades of government advice about diet, nutrition, health, prevention, and medication. Just don’t hold your breath. The study, published in the Expert Review of Clinical Pharmacology, centers on statins, a class of drugs used to lower levels…