Posts Tagged ‘statins’

Cholesterol: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

    Kidney Converts Good Cholesterol To Bad Cholesterol – And Why That Matters Kidney Converts Good Cholesterol To Bad Cholesterol – And Why That Matters Modified “good” cholesterol (HDL) and the activation of specific genes are causes of damage to the vascular system in chronic renal disease. A new project specifically examined the effect…

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Is High Cholesterol Our New Disease?

    Statins and Memory: Study Shows Little Risk of Memory Problems Statins and Memory: Study Shows Little Risk of Memory Problems About 25 million Americans currently take a drug to lower their cholesterol, so it’s no surprise that the most popular among them, statins, consistently top the list of best-selling prescription medications. But recent…

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