Cholesterol Medications



Study Suggests Connection Between Cholesterol Medication and Diabetes

A new analysis of patient data suggests a connection between cholesterol-lowering statins and Type 2 diabetes. The study, from Ohio State University, …


Study Explaining Side Effects of Statins Finds Drug Can Have Unexpected Benefits

While investigating why cholesterol-lowering drugs called statins cause negative side effects such as blurred vision, short-term memory loss or …


Lipid‐Lowering Medication Decreases Risk of Diabetic Retinopathy in Type 2 Diabetes

Using lipid-lowering medication with fibrates, including fenofibrate and statins reduces not only the incidence of diabetic retinopathy in patients …

What is Cholesterol?

Cholesterol is a soft, waxy substance found among the lipids (fats) in your bloodstream and in all cells. Cholesterol comes in several forms, most …

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