The Times Bulletin
Men who take statins may exercise less
Older men taking the cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins appear to be slightly less active than those who don't take them, a new study suggests.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Effects of Lowering LDL Cholesterol on Progression of Kidney Disease.
Lowering LDL cholesterol reduces the risk of developing atherosclerotic events in CKD, but the effects of such treatment on progression of kidney disease remain uncertain.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Town Talk
Roach: Doctor needs to have test re-done
Dear Dr. Roach: Recently, during a doctor's visit, my doctor informed me that my triglycerides had increased from about 200 three months ago to 417.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Why are doctors still prescribing Zetia?
A health research company just released a list of the 100 top drugs in America according to sales.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Black pepper saves life in an emergency
Q. I am writing to tell you how your advice helped solve a near tragedy. My husband and I were recently on a trip to Mongolia in a very remote location when he hit his leg on the sharp corner of a metal wood stove.