Blog — Cholesterol-Lowering Statins
Don’t Use Progress From Statin Therapy as a Free Pass to Eat More

Don’t Use Progress From Statin Therapy as a Free Pass to Eat More 0

Until more research is conducted on the subject, you should stick to proven guidelines developed for statin use. You can also make sure you’re engaging in positive lifestyle habits that support your heart health. Statins are a tool to, not a scapegoat.
Could Statins be to Blame for Your Anxiety and Moodiness?

Could Statins be to Blame for Your Anxiety and Moodiness? 0

Most of the side effects of statin use are things you would recognize yourself—such as a headache and muscle pain—but there’s one side effect your friends and family may feel before you do.
Is Your Statin use Causing Memory Problems? Talk to Your Doctor About Clouded Thinking

Is Your Statin use Causing Memory Problems? Talk to Your Doctor About Clouded Thinking 0

Reports of forgetfulness, confusion, and memory...
Avoid Statins if You have These Five Risk Factors for Myopathy

Avoid Statins if You have These Five Risk Factors for Myopathy 0

These natural risk factors are common in patients who develop myopathy, a muscular disease that causes weakness and pain. Eventually, myopathy can even lead to kidney damage.
New Guidelines Show More People Could Benefit From Statin Use Than Doctors Originally Thought

New Guidelines Show More People Could Benefit From Statin Use Than Doctors Originally Thought 0

The most dramatic piece of new evidence suggests an additional 33 million people could be eligible for statin use based on updated evaluation procedures and risk assessments.

Here Are Three Common Medications That Could Increase Side Effects of Statins 0

One of the main things to consider before treating your high cholesterol with statins is dietary interaction. These interactions could increase your chances of experiencing certain side effects of statins, such as headache or muscle pain.