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

    Monday Aug 17 | 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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  2. Abstract 541: SmgGDS as a Crucial Mediator of the Inhibitory Effects...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Circulation

    Abstract 541: SmgGDS as a Crucial Mediator of the Inhibitory Effects of Statins on Cardiac Hypertrophy and Fibrosis -Novel Mechanism of the Pleiotropic Effects of Statins- Background: Statins are widely known to exert beneficial pleiotropic effects mediated by anti-oxidative and anti-inflammatory mechanisms, independent of their LDL-cholesterol lowering effect. However, the detailed molecular mechanisms of the pleiotropic effects of statins remain to be fully elucidated.

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  3. Effects of Pravastatin on Human Placenta, Endothelium, and Women With ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Circulation

    From the Translational Obstetrics Group, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology , Department of Perinatal Medicine , Mercy Hospital for Women, University of Melbourne, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia; and Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, School of Pharmacy, Japan . Correspondence to Fiona C. Brownfoot, Translational Obstetrics Group, University of Melbourne, Mercy Hospital for Women, 163 Studley Rd, Heidelberg 3084, Victoria, Australia.

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  4. Clinical Implications [Clinical Implications]Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Circulation

    Preeclampsia is a serious complication affecting 5% to 8% of pregnancies. The preeclamptic placenta releases elevated soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase-1 and soluble endoglin into the maternal circulation, leading to widespread endothelial dysfunction and maternal organ injury.

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  5. New cholesterol lowering drug much more expensive than statinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Fox News

    A new cholesterol lowering drug called Praluent was recently approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and introduced to the market. Praluent is said to be a better alternative to statins, but comes at a much higher price.

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  6. Effects of Pravastatin on Human Placenta, Endothelium, and Women With ...Read the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Circulation

    From the Translational Obstetrics Group, Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology , Department of Perinatal Medicine , Mercy Hospital for Women, University of Melbourne, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia; and Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, School of Pharmacy, Japan . Correspondence to Fiona C. Brownfoot, Translational Obstetrics Group, University of Melbourne, Mercy Hospital for Women, 163 Studley Rd, Heidelberg 3084, Victoria, Australia.

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  7. Some statin drugs seem to raise risk of diabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    Some cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins appear to put users at an elevated risk of developing diabetes, a new study reports. The work, by Toronto scientists, suggests that higher potency statins increase the diabetes risk, while for lower dose statin brands the elevated risk is not seen.

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  8. Effects of statins on high-density lipoproteins: a potential contribution to cardiovascular benefit.Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | CiteULike

    Cardiovascular drugs and therapy / sponsored by the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy , Vol. 22, No.

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  9. Statins linked to increased aggressiveness in womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Statins seem to be all the rage when it comes to lowering cholesterol, but one doctor gives a very different opinion on the popular drug. Statins are a very popular class of drugs used to treat high cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart disease.

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  10. Statins May Up Aggression in Women, Lower It in MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | PsychCentral

    For more than two decades, the drugs known as statins have been used to manage blood cholesterol levels and reduce the risk of heart disease. However, while the medications have successfully lowered cholesterol, studies have questioned if statins cause adverse behavioral changes such as irritability or violence.

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  11. Statins linked to aggression in older womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | Fox News

    Postmenopausal women who take statins to manage their cholesterol levels may be more likely to experience an increase in aggression over time than those who don't take statins, a new study suggests. In the study, researchers looked data from a previous study in which about 1,000 people were randomly assigned to take either statins or a placebo for six months.

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  12. Statins Linked to Lower Aggression in Men, but Higher in WomenRead the original story

    Jul 6, 2015 | Holtville Tribune

    Statins are a hugely popular drug class used to manage blood cholesterol levels and reduce the risk of heart disease. Previous studies had raised questions about adverse behavioral changes with statins, such as irritability or violence, but findings with statins have been inconsistent.

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  13. Statins may trigger anger in women: StudyRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Statins, a highly popular class of drug used to manage blood cholesterol levels and reduce the risk of heart disease, have been found to trigger anger among women, says a new study. Previous studies had raised questions about adverse behavioural changes with statins, such as irritability or violence, but findings with statins have been inconsistent.

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  14. Statins 'lower aggression in men but increase it in women'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Medical News Today

    A new study has associated statins - drugs commonly used to lower cholesterol - with greater aggression in women. In men, however, the drugs may reduce aggression.

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  15. UCSD researchers report that statins make women aggressive, but men calmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Medical News

    Statins are a hugely popular drug class used to manage blood cholesterol levels and reduce the risk of heart disease. Previous studies had raised questions about adverse behavioral changes with statins, such as irritability or violence, but findings with statins have been inconsistent.

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  16. 'Wonder drug' statins make women 'more aggressive'Read the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Scotsman.com

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Hailed as wonder drugs, statins are widely used to manage blood cholesterol levels and reduce the risk of heart disease.

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  17. Study finds statins make women aggressive but not menRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The statin drugs that have been used for decades to lower cholesterol levels have had inconclusive research that correlated the use of statins with aggression or death. Dr. Beatrice A. Golomb and colleagues from the University of California at San Diego School of Medicine are the first to provide conclusive evidence of the nature of aggression associated with the use of statins.

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  18. Cholesterol lowering drugs statins make women angrier - but men calmerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Mail on Sunday

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  19. Statin wonder drug 'turns women more aggressive' but has the opposite effect on menRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Mirror.co.uk

    The trial randomly gave more than 1,000 men and postmenopausal women either a statin - simvastatin or pravastatin - or a placebo for six months. A week before the trial, researchers measured testosterone levels and reported sleep problems, which simvastatin is known to affect, and aggressive acts.

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  20. Inhibitory effect of statins on renal epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition.Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | CiteULike

    Recent studies have suggested that statins may play a role in the protection against renal failure which is independent of cholesterol reduction. Activation of RhoGTPases is a key step in renal tubular cells' epithelial-to-mesenchymal transition which contributes to renal interstitial fibrosis.

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