Watching out for free and hidden sugar can bring down lipid numbers!!
sandybrown5 days ago
My one year blood lipid test results tell me that watching out for free and hidden sugar can bring down lipid numbers.
This did not bring dow...
bubbatetley5 days ago
Need advice on where I Can get the above in Yorkshire
Tbae14 days ago
I am not a medic.I am a 75 year old retired Euorepean Engineer who has taken up running 9-10 months ago.
I can now run 50-60 km per week and ...
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frankengland14 days ago
what is involved to change the battery in a pace maker
fastball14 days ago
An update due to side effects, very sore red and itchy arms. which were also painful to touch I have ceased doing the injections.
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How long after stopping Crestor did it take for severe groin and shoulder pain to go away?
objectivefan15 days agoPOPULAR
Yikes - my husband was on Crestor for 5 month developed and achey groin, shoulders and sometimes knees also some muscle pain in legs. It ha...
Numbers high again
Bluetoo17 days ago
Good morning all. I had blood work done in April and my numbers were in the normal range, on the high side, but normal. I just had blood wor...
I have a print out of Report Path 3rd Oct 2018
Susan1520 days ago
Serum YSH level (NHO4454)-Abnormal- 9.8 miu/L 0.20-5.50miu/L
The results are consistent with inadequate thyroid hormone replacement poor ab...
Time to Stop Calling HDL “Good” Cholesterol..
Dottie201120 days ago
'It’s one of those myths so well established in the minds of doctors and the public it’s almost impossible to shift: The idea that reducing ...
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Is Atorvastatin causing my anxiety?
Judthepud22 days agoPOPULAR
Hi, I was happily on Simvastatin for years, then my GP changed me to Atorvastatin because a blood test showed that my cholesterol was high. ...
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Memory issues from using Pravacol
GrandmaCC24 days ago
I sure hope that there are people on this site that can give me some help or at least hope.
I quit Pravacol 2 months ago after taking it for ...
Memory loss with Pravacol and does CoQ10 help
Just found this site and see post from 5 yrs ago so hope there is still activity here.
I stopped Pravacol after about 6 months because of the...
To take or not take Statins?
pcspetproa month agoPOPULAR
LDL-C 161, CT Calcium score 979, passed a stress test, no symptoms. My Cardiologist wants me to take 40mg Lipitor. From my research it seems...
Statins and Alzheimers
sos007a month ago
After my bypass surgery in March 2015, I was given a statin drug specifically, Rosuvastatin, 10 mg per day. After several follow up meetings...
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British Doctor Quits Statins for 5 Years Then Gets a Coronary CT Scan to See the Results
sos007a month agoPOPULAR
I came across this video this morning on Youtube and thought everyone would find it of interest:
The name of the doctor i...
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seekingSunshinea month ago
Has anyone tried zetia? I would like to know if it works and have had any side effects.
Cholesterol Medication Muscle Pain
MisterJa month ago
I'm extremely glad I found this website...I recently spent about a month taking Statin medication for my high cholesterol and at some point ...
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OnlyWhenILaugha month ago
Blue Crest are screening in my area. Is it worth paying to have these checks or would my annual well woman health check through my GP which ...
Stopped Rosuvastin and now normal lipid.
M2bipin2 months ago
Yes, I quited rosuvastatin 5 mg, then lipid rose high. But now I 'm in normal range of lipid profile. I was fighting since 2/3 years.
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superempi2 months ago
was wondering - when any of you stopped you statins was there a large spike in your cholesterol on the next test?
An aortic aneurysm, what tests are available?
sandybrown2 months ago
Without any warning "An aortic aneurysm" can happen to any one at any time!
Any one on this site know of any private testing?
Ttitly2 months ago
How long does it take to recover from side effect of rosuvastin. I had taken for 3 month. Still have pain in musle weakness after stopping t...
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hock2172 months ago
My son was dx at age 35 with high triglycerides...also hypertension. He takes his medication but his diet is terrible in every way. Is high ...
Side effects of statins
lizziep2 months ago
For several years now I have suffered from nose bleeds. I have been checked by gp twice and they said infection but creams did nothing. Lat...
Use if the words "may, could. might, etc"
Bazza12342 months ago
I would advise everybody when they read so-called reports/studies on the Internet to watch for the above words .Whenever you come across the...
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Feedback to Results
SweetTeeth2 months ago
Got my recent numbers, which are increasing year over year, I am told I have nothing to worry about but there is a family history so just wa...
'No evidence' having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease. Where do we go now?
'No evidence' having high levels of bad cholesterol causes heart disease.
Claim 17 cardiologists as they call on doctors to 'abandon' statins
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