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  1. Dr. Roach: Studies back up statin recommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Dear Dr. Roach: You have made several claims about statins in your column. Could you please clarify the studies or data on which you are basing these statements? The idea that statins are the first line of heart health seems to be nearly universally accepted among medical practitioners, to the point of being a mantra.

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  2. Case of Ebstein Anomaly Complicated by Left Ventricular Outflow Tract ...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Circulation

    From Divisions of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery , Okinawa Chubu Hospital, Okinawa, Japan. Correspondence to Kazuhito Hirata, MD, Division of Cardiology, Okinawa Chubu Hospital, 281 Miyazato, Uruma, Okinawa Japan 904-2293.

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  3. Brand Name Statins Still Favored by Consumers: Treato Ranks Top...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Freshnews

    Today Treato , a leading consumer healthcare website, revealed their first annual list of top statins. This ranking is part of a new series of drug rankings from the company.

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  4. New study confirms statin use saves lives in cardiac patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2016 | Examiner.com

    While cholesterol lowering drugs called statins such as atorvastatin , rosuvastatin and pravastatin has long been prescribed for cardiac surgery patients, new data from a research study published in the Annals of Thoracic Surgery confirms what many cardiac surgeons already know ; that these drugs are essential for reducing post-operative complications and maintaining bypass graft patency. The article, by Barakat et al. discusses the use of these statins for their anti-inflammatory properties, which have been also been linked to increased survival in patients with sepsis.

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  5. To Your Good Health: Look beyond antibiotics for recurrent infectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    I have a problem taking antibiotics that treat infections. Every time I do, I have an unpleasant reaction.

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  6. Pill splitting dos, don'tsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2015 | The Wilson County News

    Found: Young male German Shepherd, near Elmendorf city hall and post office, very nice disposition, very skinny, needs permanent home. 917-648-6419.

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  7. A Japanese multicenter clinical study on the prevention of stroke recurrence by statinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Medical News Today

    The results of "The Japan Statin Treatment Against Recurrent Stroke " study led to the hypothesis that statins reduce the occurrence of strokes due to larger artery atherosclerosis . J-STARS examined whether pravastatin, a traditional statin widely used in the clinic, reduces the recurrence of strokes and respective subtypes in non-cardioembolic stroke patients.

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  8. Statins Cut Stroke Risk, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | News Max

    Statins, taken by millions of Americans to cut heart disease risks, also appear to reduce the odds of suffering a stroke. That's the upshot of new research out of Japan that found cholesterol-lowering statins cut users' risks for developing strokes as a result of blood vessel blockages in the brain.

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  9. Multicenter clinical study on the prevention of stroke recurrence by statinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | PhysOrg Weblog

    The results of "The Japan Statin Treatment Against Recurrent Stroke " study led to the hypothesis that statins reduce the occurrence of strokes due to larger artery atherosclerosis. J-STARS examined whether pravastatin, a traditional statin widely used in the clinic, reduces the recurrence of strokes and respective subtypes in non-cardioembolic stroke patients .

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  10. A Japanese multicenter clinical study on the prevention of stroke recurrence by statinRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | EurekAlert!

    The results of "The Japan Statin Treatment Against Recurrent Stroke " study led to the hypothesis that statins reduce the occurrence of strokes due to larger artery atherosclerosis. J-STARS examined whether pravastatin, a traditional statin widely used in the clinic, reduces the recurrence of strokes and respective subtypes in non-cardioembolic stroke patients.

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  11. At TEDMED 2015: Benign drugs? Not under the lens of big dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Stanford

    This year's TEDMED was held Nov. 18-20 in Palm Springs, Calif. Stanford Medicine is a medical research institution partner of TEDMED, and a group of MD and PhD students who represented Stanford at the conference will be sharing their experiences here.

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  12. Boston Heart Diagnostics Introduces StatinSmartRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2015 | BioSpace

    StatinSmart helps patients understand how their bodies will process a statin and encourages them to discuss with their healthcare provider the type of statin that is best suited to their genotype. With this information, patients can work with their healthcare provider to personalize a plan to lower cholesterol without unnecessary side effects.

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  13. Eurofins Scientific: Boston Heart Diagnostics Introduces StatinSmartaRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | Business Wire

    Boston Heart Diagnostics , a subsidiary of Eurofins Scientific , the global leader in bio-analytical testing, and one of the world leaders in genomic services, announces the launch of StatinSmarta , the first and only at-home saliva laboratory developed test that analyzes the SLCO1B1 gene for a variant known to increase an individual's risk for developing statin induced myopathy - the onset of muscle aches, spasms and pain associated with statin therapy. StatinSmarta helps patients understand how their bodies will process a statin and encourages them to discuss with their healthcare provider the type of statin that is best suited to their genotype.

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  14. Abstract P088: Pravastatin Protects Against Glucose-induced...Read the original story

    Nov 3, 2015 | Circulation

    Objective: An increasing level of evidence supports the utility of pravastatin in prevention against preeclampsia . We previously demonstrated that hyperglycemia induces cytotrophoblasts dysfunction characteristic of a preE-like phenotype.

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  15. To Your Good Health: Change statin or try alternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    I'm a 76-year-old male with a heart condition. I had a double bypass 11 years ago and a stent put in two years ago.

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  16. Effect of High-Dose Statin Therapy on Drug-Eluting Stent Strut...Read the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | Circulation

    From the Division of Cardiology, Department of Internal Medicine, Severance Cardiovascular Hospital, Yonsei University Health System, Seoul, Korea ; and Cardiovascular Research Institute and Severance Biomedical Science Institute , Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. Correspondence to Myeong-Ki Hong, MD, PhD, Division of Cardiology, Severance Cardiovascular Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 134 Sinchon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 120-752, Korea.

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  17. Generic drugs are potentially high-priced apples, ripe for the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Business Insurance

    A pharmaceutical company's move to raise the price of a generic drug by more than 5,000% has some pointing to the lack of regulatory controls over the market system. Turing Pharmaceuticals faced backlash after it announced it would raise the price of the drug Daraprim, a generic medication that treats toxoplasmosis, from $13.50 a pill to $750 a pill.

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  18. Generic drugs are potentially high-priced apples, ripe for the pickingRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2015 | Business Insurance

    A pharmaceutical company's move to raise the price of a generic drug by more than 5,000% has some pointing to the lack of regulatory controls over the market system. Turing Pharmaceuticals faced backlash after it announced it would raise the price of the drug Daraprim, a generic medication that treats toxoplasmosis, from $13.50 a pill to $750 a pill.

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  19. Effect of High-Dose Statin Therapy on Drug-Eluting Stent Strut Coverage [Original Research]Read the original story

    Sep 10, 2015 | Circulation

    From the Severance Cardiovascular Hospital, Yonsei University Health System, Seoul, Korea ; and Cardiovascular Research Institute and Severance Biomedical Science Institute , Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. Correspondence to Myeong-Ki Hong, MD, PhD, Division of Cardiology, Severance Cardiovascular Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 134 Sinchon-dong, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul 120-752, Korea.

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  20. Girls with rare illness just want to have funRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Norwalk Reflector

    Though they're living with a rare illness that shortens their childhoods, two local girls with progeria want to spend their summers like other kids, eating ice cream and playing with friends. For Kaylee Halko, that included serving ice cream at a recent fund-raiser at Freeze Daddy's ice cream parlor in Perrysburg.

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