Cholesterol Newswire

Cholesterol Newswire

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  1. AARP survey: Many generic medicine prices have risen sharplyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... manufacturers are competing, as happens with generic versions of the most popular drugs. Recent examples include cholesterol fighter Lipitor, blood thinner Plavix and blood pressure drug Diovan.

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  2. AARP survey: Many generic medicine prices have risen sharplyRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... manufacturers are competing, as happens with generic versions of the most popular drugs. Recent examples include cholesterol fighter Lipitor, blood thinner Plavix and blood pressure drug Diovan.

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  3. Survey: Many generic medicine prices up sharplyRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ABC Action News

    ... manufacturers are competing, as happens with generic versions of the most popular drugs. Recent examples include cholesterol fighter Lipitor, blood thinner Plavix and blood pressure drug Diovan. ___ Follow Linda A. Johnson at ...

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  4. London lawyers sue Pfizer, arguing its Lipitor cholesterol drug could cause diabetes in some womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The London Free Press

    ... drug giant Pfizer and its billion-dollar blockbuster Lipitor, claiming the company knew or should have known its cholesterol drug would cause some Canadian women to get diabetes. For more than 16 years, the lawyers allege, Pfizer Canada and its ...

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  5. Dr. Roach: Does mystery of CPK elevation need investigation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Dear Dr. Roach: Since 2013, my CPK has been elevated. It was 488 in September 2013, and I was told to stay on atorvastatin for high cholesterol.

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  6. Juanitaa s 1st Thursday Creations turned to baked bulgur on June 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    ... this healthy grain also contains iron, manganese, magnesium, niacin, Vitamin B6, and folate, while containing no cholesterol. After sampling Juanita's creation, you are invited to join Shopping with Rosie between 4:30 and 5 p.m. for a personalized ...

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  7. Hypertriglyceridemia can run in familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cape Gazette

    Q. My doctor told me my cholesterol and triglycerides are elevated. I have a vague idea what cholesterol is, but I'm clueless about triglycerides.

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  8. Prepare for medicine price turmoilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NEWS.com.au

    ... next year when the government changes the way it calculates prices when a generic competitor enters the market. Cholesterol medicine atorvastatin will drop in price from $14.60 to $10.68, heart medicine clopidogrel will drop in price from $14.01 to ...

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  9. Jennie Geisler: You probably love anchovies and don't know itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Erie Times News

    ... es, 19 grams fat, 0.2 gram fiber, 59 grams protein, 0.5 gram carbohydrate, 761 milligrams sodium, 179 milligrams cholesterol Values are approximate.

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  10. Reducing triglycerides for better healthRead the original story

    Tuesday | Times Beacon Record

    Triglycerides is a term that most of us recognize. This substance is part of the lipid (cholesterol) profile. However, this may be the extent of our understanding. Compared to the other substances, HDL ("good" cholesterol) and LDL ("bad" ...

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  11. Naturally Healthy: Advances in assessing cardiometabolic diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... they are of a cardiovascular event. Half of the people who have a cardiovascular event have so called normal cholesterol readings. What all of these Heart Labs around the U.S. are trying to discover is what other risk factors do these folks have ...

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  12. Amgen's Cholesterol Fighting Drug Receives EU ApprovalRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | GuruFocus.com

    ... sales over the years. On similar lines and with the interest of serving the community, Amgen has filed for its cholesterol fighting drug named Repatha with the U.S. FDA. This drug is expected to be a revolutionary achievement for the pharmaceutical ...

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  13. Fight Over Hot New Cholesterol Drugs May Be Won In MilligramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Medical Daily

    Two powerful and innovative cholesterol drugs likely to be approved this summer both target the same protein and have been shown to sharply lower LDL in high-risk patients. But there is at least one significant difference between the two offerings: the dosages in which they will be sold.

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  14. Statins have benefits for asthma sufferersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Statins continue to show that their benefits extend beyond their original focus of lowering high cholesterol. With the increasing prevalence of asthma, scientists are studying the effects of statins in the lungs.

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  15. Regeneron, Amgen square off with new cholesterol drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Albany Times Union

    Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, which has its manufacturing operations in East Greenbush, is set to roll out a new cholesterol drug this summer that will go up against a new drug from Amgen, Reuters is reporting this morning. Who gets the greater share of market is likely to be determined by cost and dosage levels, the Reuters article says.

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  16. RPT-INSIGHT-Fight over hot new cholesterol drugs may be won in milligramsRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Reuters

    Two powerful and innovative cholesterol drugs likely to be approved this summer both target the same protein and have been shown to sharply lower LDL in high-risk patients. But there is at least one significant difference between the two offerings: the dosages in which they will be sold.

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  17. UC Davis researchers show feasibility of using statins to treat asthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Medical News

    Statins continue to show that their benefits extend beyond their original focus of lowering high cholesterol. With the increasing prevalence of asthma, scientists are studying the effects of statins in the lungs.

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  18. MomentumWE have OvercomeRead the original story

    Monday May 25 | American Reporter

    We made food history last week when Indiana declared the Wick's sugar cream as its very own State Pie. I celebrated the event by having my wife tell me I couldn't eat any because of my cholesterol.

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  19. A New Use for Statins: AsthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Newswise

    Statins continue to show that their benefits extend beyond their original focus of lowering high cholesterol. With the increasing prevalence of asthma, scientists are studying the effects of statins in the lungs.

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  20. Is Pfizer On The Brink Of A New Mega-Deal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Forbes.com

    ... when the loss of Pfizer's exclusive patents on several of its blockbusters, including the large selling anti-cholesterol drug, Lipitor, took a heavy toll on the company's sales and earnings. So after going through a long spell of enormous ...

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