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Risk of incident diabetes among patients treated with statins: population based study.
To examine the risk of new onset diabetes among patients treated with different HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors .
Sat Mar 15, 2014
Simvastatin down-regulates the production of Interleukin-8 by...
Neutrophil leukocytes participate to the initial phases of atherosclerosis through the release of Interleukin 8 that contribute to amplification of inflammation.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Statins Might Not Cause Aching Muscles, But Diabetes Risk Is Real
People taking cholesterol-lowering statins often report having muscle pain and other side effects.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Simvastatin improves the sexual health-related quality of life in men ...
Erectile dysfunction is prevalent in men over 40 years, affecting their quality of life and that of their partners.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Significantly improved chance of heart attack survival with high-potency statin treatment
A study looking at the data of thousands of patients who suffered heart attacks has suggested treatment with high-potency statins offers a significantly improved chance of survival compared to those taking normal statins.