An Authoritative Guide to the Cholesterol Controversy

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Our society is almost obsessed with lowering cholesterol – so you’d think there would be strong evidence that it contributes to heart disease. However, there is actually a lot of controversy behind cholesterol, heart disease and statins. In fact, the science isn’t nearly as strong as society implies.

The Dark Side of Cholesterol Drugs

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Statins are heavily recommended and used to reduce cholesterol and potentially the risk of heart disease. But, it turns out that the support for statins isn’t as strong as it first seems, and these drugs really do have a dark side.