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Why are drugs sometimes over-prescribed? This video may help explain.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kOW8LNU2hFE There are a number of us following...

i have two stents in coronary arteries. what is my future outlook,and why after six week checkup do you never get follow up appointments?

just about to have blood tests after six month break due to bad side affects fro...

Side effects

Hi All. I have been taking my medication, Ramipril/Bisoprolol/Simvastatin/Aspri...

It's in your brain!

I stopped Pravistatin fourteen (14) months ago and although almost all the very ...

My first statin.

Hello, I'm new to all this and still taking it all in. Last year I'd had a fe...

Bisoprolol side effects

I've recently been put on this beta blocker, and I don't know if it's psychologi...

Tredapative, Nicotinic Acid, withdrawn from the market. Does anyone know why?

Nicotinic Acid

I was taking Tredaptive, Nicotinic Acid, until recently. I was informed by my GP...

Young(ish) female with FH - diagnosed with atherosclerosis and high risk CVD

Hi guys, Was on here a little while ago with questions about diet as I have c...

had valve replacement 7wks ago but still avin dizzy n lightheaded spells any sugestions?

Hi All. Have been advised to eat oily fish, as part of healthy eating, will cod liver oil capsules help, need to reduce my cholesterol. Ta.

Heart Palpitations you can't feel in Pulse Beat .

I'm a 20 Year Old Female. I've been having Heart Palpitations for A Week. They h...

CBN News ran this story a few days ago about cholesterol. Certainly worth viewing.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=AwkBB2Z6914#!

what are the alternatives to statins

In despair

Been to my GP about my widespread muscle pain and tenderness. My muscles are act...

perfect recovery or so i thought.

Hi I had a heart attack and two stents fitted in august, i did all they asked a...

Should i be on 40mg or 20mg Statins or neither?

I am 35 yrs old male, Smoked pack of 10 a day for about 20 years (since i left s...

Genetic Testing for FH

This article might be of interest to those of us with levels of LDL high enough ...

pain

hi i keep getting a burning sensation in my throat it comes and goes what can it...

New member with suspected FH

Just joined this group as my Lipid consultant is almost certain i have FH. My br...

Is this angina?

For about a month now I have been experiencing an uncomfortable, sluggish feelin...

i have blood pressure 174/104 and get headaches do i need to see someone

my blood pressure reading taken by a nurse is 165 /78 i have diabetes take ramiprill for b p

my doctor has told me to incease my ramiprill 125 mg from i a day to 2 a day i...

Given in to statins!

After a battle with high cholesterol I am (by advice from my GP) reluctantly g...

I had CABG in 2009 due to stent closing up and causing MI. Still here, but have low blood pressure episodes/ vasovagal episodes/ presyncope.

Pre stent, I felt physically well even though my LAD was 90% blocked. I have had...

does bergamot interfere with the use of warfarin?

Do i have high blood preassure and what should i do?!

ok so my systolic preassure is 203 and my diastolic is 114 , i'm 19 years old, j...

side effects to nicorandil

i am a58 yr female. i had a stent put in august 2012. and was on nicorandil 10mg...

Atorvastatin side effects?

I keep getting horrible headaches, mostly at the back of my head. And I'm always...

I woke up with tight pains in my chest and back, felt sick, was sick, could not lie down, felt that I needed to burp.

I have had this twice before and I went to A&E, had blood tests and ecg and afte...