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  1. Pleiotropic Effects of Statins on the Cardiovascular SystemRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | Circulation

    From the Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, IL ; and Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The University of Saarland, Homburg, Germany . From the Section of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago, IL ; and Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, The University of Saarland, Homburg, Germany .

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  2. Implications of Recent Clinical Trials for the National Cholesterol...Read the original story

    Jul 13, 2004 | Circulation

    The Adult Treatment Panel III of the National Cholesterol Education Program issued an evidence-based set of guidelines on cholesterol management in 2001. Since the publication of ATP III, 5 major clinical trials of statin therapy with clinical end points have been published.

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  3. The People's Pharmacy: Is melatonin too risky for older insomniacs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 28 | HeraldSun.com

    Q. I have been taking melatonin for years to help me sleep. I read that as your body ages, it makes less of this natural sleep substance.

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  4. People's Pharmacy: Is melatonin too risky for older insomniacs? - Tue, 24 Jan 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 24 | The Spokesman-Review

    Q: I have been taking melatonin for years to help me sleep. I read that as your body ages, it makes less of this natural sleep substance.

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  5. People's Pharmacy: Simvastatin can contribute to Type 2 diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Athens Banner-Herald

    I have been taking melatonin for years to help me sleep. I read that as your body ages, it makes less of this natural sleep substance.

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  6. Apolipoprotein e genotype, plasma cholesterol, and cancer: a Mendelian randomization study.Read the original story

    Dec 28, 2016 | CiteULike

    Observational studies have shown an association between low plasma cholesterol levels and increased risk of cancer, whereas most randomized clinical trials involving cholesterol-lowering medications have not shown this association. Between 1997 and 2002, the authors assessed the association between plasma cholesterol levels and cancer risk, free from confounding and reverse causality, in a Mendelian randomization study using apolipoprotein E genotype.

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  7. Effect of dalcetrapib plus pravastatin on lipoprotein metabolism and...Read the original story

    Dec 20, 2016 | CiteULike

    Effect of dalcetrapib plus pravastatin on lipoprotein metabolism and high-density lipoprotein composition and function in dyslipidemic patients: results of a phase IIb dose-ranging study. Cholesteryl ester transfer protein is involved in high-density lipoprotein remodeling and transfer of lipids between HDL particles and other lipoproteins.

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  8. Study suggests statins linked to lower dementia riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | The Peninsula

    Miami: Some cholesterol-lowering drugs, known as statins, appear to be linked to a lower risk of Alzheimer's disease in certain people, suggested a study out Monday. However, not all patients benefited, and the report stopped short of establishing any cause and effect, so experts said rigorous clinical trials are needed to further explore the issue.

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  9. Whether Statins Cut Alzheimer's Risk May Depend on Gender, RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | MedicineNet

    A new, large study suggests that if they do have that power, it may depend on the specific statin, and the gender and race or ethnicity of the person taking it. For example, black men appeared to gain no benefit from taking any statin, while white women may lower their risk regardless of which statin they take, the researchers said.

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  10. Could Statin Drugs Help Cut Alzheimer's Risk?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    A new, large study suggests that if they do have that power, it may depend on the specific statin, and the gender and race or ethnicity of the person taking it. For example, black men appeared to gain no benefit from taking any statin, while white women may lower their risk regardless of which statin they take, the researchers said.

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  11. Statins Linked to Lower Dementia Risk: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | News Max

    Some cholesterol-lowering drugs, known as statins, appear to be linked to a lower risk of Alzheimer's disease in certain people, suggested a study out Monday. However, not all patients benefited, and the report stopped short of establishing any cause and effect, so experts said rigorous clinical trials are needed to further explore the issue.

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  12. Statins found to lower risk of Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    STATINS taken by millions of Britons to lower their cholesterol reduce the risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, a study found. Taking the daily tablets at least six months a year for at least two years reduced the risk of Alzheimer's by 15 per cent for women and 12 per cent for men.

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  13. Statins linked to reduced Alzheimer's riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    Statins are drugs used to help reduce a person's cholesterol but they could also be protecting them against Alzheimer's disease , according to new research. Analysis of US Medicare data, published in the journal JAMA Neurology, suggests high use of the cholesterol-busting drugs was associated with a reduced risk of the most common form of dementia.

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  14. Study suggests statins linked to lower dementia riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    MIAMI: Some cholesterol-lowering drugs, known as statins, appear to be linked to a lower risk of Alzheimer's disease in certain people, suggested a study out Monday. However, not all patients benefited, and the report stopped short of establishing any cause and effect, so experts said rigorous clinical trials are needed to further explore the issue.

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  15. Do Statins Reduce Alzheimer's Risk?Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2016 | P&T Community

    An analysis of Medicare data suggests that high use of cholesterol-lowering statins was associated with a reduced risk of Alzheimer's disease , according to an article published online in JAMA Neurology . Previous research has suggested a protective association between statins and AD.

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  16. Statins 'are cutting the risk of Alzheimer's disease for millions of Brits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    Taking the daily tablets at least six months a year for at least two years reduced the risk of Alzheimer's by 15% for women and 12% for men. But the protective effect depends on the type of statin and race of the patient, the University of Southern California , Los Angeles, research found.

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  17. Could statins be the miracle cure for Alzheimer's? Taking tablets...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Daily Mail

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  18. Comment on 'Statin use and all-cancer survival: prospective results ...Read the original story

    Dec 6, 2016 | British Journal of Cancer

    Wang et al , 2016 ), it was found that current use of statins and other cholesterol-lowering medication was associated with lower risk of cancer deaths. However, a dose-response relationship was not found, thus suggesting that the improved survival in patients with cancer could in fact be related to the higher baseline cholesterol, which in turn led to cholesterol-lowering drug prescription.

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  19. The current state of reproductive biology research in Australia and...Read the original story

    Dec 5, 2016 | CSIRO Publishing

    The current state of reproductive biology research in Australia and New Zealand: core themes from the Society for Reproductive Biology Annual Meeting, 2016 L. K. Akison A , P. H. Andraweera B , M. J. Bertoldo C , H. M. Brown B E , J. S. M. Cuffe D , T. Fullston B , O. Holland D and J. E. Schjenken B F B Robinson Research Institute and Adelaide Medical School, The University of Adelaide, Medical School North, Frome Rd, Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia. C School of Women's and Children's Health, The University of New South Wales, Wallace Wurth Building, Botany Street, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia.

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  20. Do Statin Medications Affect Irritability and Aggression?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | Psychology Today

    Earlier this month, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force issued guidelines on the preventive use of cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins. The new guidelines, published in JAMA , will likely add more fuel to the already-explosive growth in statin use.

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