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  1. A cup of Earl Grey 'as good as statins' at fighting heart disease, study findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Free Republic

    Drinking Earl Grey tea could help guard against heart disease, it has emerged, after a study found that bergamot extract - a key ingredient in the hot drink - is just as effective as statins at controlling cholesterol.

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  2. Cholesterol Medications Have a Romantic SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 29 | WebProNews

    U.S. News reports that new research from the American College of Cardiology's 63 Annual Scientific Session asserts that certain cholesterol medications also improve erectile dysfunction by almost 25 percent.

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  3. Extravascular Optical Coherence Tomography: Evaluation of Carotid...Read the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | Circulation

    From the Departments of Neurosurgery and Oncology, Ophthalmology, and Biomedical Engineering , Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD .

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  4. Statin use and risk of hepatocellular carcinoma.Read the original story

    Monday Mar 17 | CiteULike

    European journal of epidemiology , Vol. 28, No. 6. , pp. 485-492, doi:10.1007/s10654-013-9806-y The objective of this study was to explore the association between statins use and risk of developing hepatocellular carcinoma .

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  5. Risk of incident diabetes among patients treated with statins: population based study.Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | CiteULike

    To examine the risk of new onset diabetes among patients treated with different HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors .

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  6. Extravascular Optical Coherence Tomography: Evaluation of Carotid...Read the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Departments of Neurosurgery and Oncology, Ophthalmology, and Biomedical Engineering , Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD; and Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD .

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  7. An Update on the Benefits and Risks of Rosuvastatin TherapyRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Postgraduate Medicine

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  8. Vansen Pharma Appoints To Its Board Of AdvisorsRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | BioSpace

    Mr. Moghaddam is an accomplished pharmaceutical executive with over 25 years of experience in both - Myers Squibb Canada, Linson Pharma Inc. , Allergan Canada, and E-Z-EM Inc. U.S. .

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  9. Vansen Pharma Inc. appoints Ali Moghaddam to its Board of AdvisorsRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2014 | Canada NewsWire

    Mr. Moghaddam is an accomplished pharmaceutical executive with over 25 years of experience in both - Myers Squibb Canada, Linson Pharma Inc. , Allergan Canada, and E-Z-EM Inc. U.S. .

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  10. diaDexus, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial ResultsRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Business Wire

    "In 2013, we successfully delivered another year of double-digit sales growth by expanding our partnered sales effort with cardiovascular specialty laboratories and focusing on physician educational events" "In 2013, we successfully delivered another year of double-digit sales growth by expanding our partnered sales effort with cardiovascular ... (more)

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  11. U.K. Geriatrician: Statins, Antihypertensives "Greatly"...Read the original story

    Feb 26, 2014 | Journal Watch

    "The data strongly suggest that we are over-treating many healthy patients aged 80+ regarding stroke prevention," concludes U.K. geriatrician Kit Byatt in a perspective published in Evidence-Based Medicine .

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  12. Which lipid measurement should we monitor? An analysis of the LIPID studyRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2014 | CiteULike

    Objectives To evaluate the optimal lipid to measure in monitoring patients, we assessed three factors that influence the choice of monitoring tests: clinical validity; responsiveness to therapy changes and the size of the long-term 'signal-to-noise' ratio.Design Longitudinal analyses of repeated lipid measurement over 5a ...years.Setting Subsidiary ... (more)

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  13. Esperion Therapeutics Names Mark E. McGovern, M.D., FACC, FACP, DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Business Wire

    Esperion Therapeutics, Inc. , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing first-in-class, oral, low-density lipoprotein cholesterol lowering therapies for the treatment of hypercholesterolemia, today announced the appointment of Mark E. McGovern, M.D., FACC, FACP, as a Director.

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  14. Statin use and incident prostate cancer risk: does the statin brand...Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2014 | Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases

    Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Disease 17, 6–9; doi:10.1038/pcan.2013.34; published online 24 September 2013 We conducted a population-based cohort study to examine the association between statin use and risk of prostate cancer using the Database of Clalit Health Services.

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  15. Cost of Generic Drugs Soaring Due toIncreased Demand from ObamacareRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2014 | Lucianne.com

    The pervasive use of generic over brand-name medications was anticipated to be a money-saver, but recently prices are soaring, even up 6,000 percent for some common drugs that were once fairly low-cost.

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  16. Cost of Generic Drugs Soaring Due to Increased Demand from ObamacareRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | Breitbart.com

    The pervasive use of generic over brand-name medications was anticipated to be a money-saver, but recently prices are soaring, even up 6,000 percent for some common drugs that were once fairly low-cost.

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  17. Drug Costs Are Spiking and It's Not Clear WhyRead the original story

    Jan 31, 2014 | National Journal

    Drug costs are rising, but in the opaque world of health care pricing, figuring out what's driving the increase has become difficult-if not impossible.

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  18. How to lower your bad blood cholesterol levels naturallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | The News-Press

    Many of us today are being told that we need to lower our blood cholesterol levels to a safer number to protect our heart valves, lower the risk of artery blockages or even a stroke.

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  19. Dr. Keith Roach: Overworked muscle may elevate level of CPKRead the original story

    Jan 27, 2014 | The Detroit News

    Dear Dr. Roach: I am a 69-year-old male. My bloodwork has been excellent, except for the CPK; it has been rising steadily.

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  20. Elevated CPK can come from overworking muscleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Green Bay Press-Gazette

    For my past three physical exams, my bloodwork has been excellent, except for the CPK; it has been rising steadily.

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