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Should l have a blood test within 3months on statins.my doctor says I can't have until 12 months,l'm not happy having to wait this long .

Does eating chocolate give you spots?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p015ns9t You have to think outside the (choco...

Observational Studies

If you considered the evolution of humankind as a study, and noticed an increase...

It is sad this question was "I am an eighty six year old diabetic female,what should be my cholestral level be" deleted.

I was looking for answers to my questions as I could learn from an eighty six ye...

Do I have FH?

I have had cholesterol deposits around my eyes for a number of years and around ...

Why do people say that once you start taking statins "it's for life"?

I have seen several comments that once you start on statins, it's for the rest o...

Hi there, My cholesterol level is 5.5 is this ok ?. Doc wants to give me a pill to lower it. I am a male aged 62.

smoking or statins

What would be worse to carry on smoking or to stop taking your statins,, if you...

cholestrol

When I have a blood test for my cholesterol and I dont fast, would my cholestrol...

Do plant sterols work as a supplement or only within fortified foods?

I'd rather not eat fortified spreads or take yoghurt drinks. I'm unsure whether ...

I am new to dieting and would like to know how many calories I need to keep to daily for loseing weight

Should I get tested?

Hi, I'm new ... And was hoping someone could help... I just found out my dads tw...

Which would be a higher Cholestrerol reading-fasting blood test or non-fasting.

Are plant sterols effective?

Hello. I am new to this site and would appreciate other peoples help and thou...

Advice please

Following a blood test I was told that my cholesterol is high, at just under wha...

Does.........

Recently I was advised that I have high cholesterol, given Statins, fell over an...

any advice????

Hi update on my husband who had a heart attack 12/12/12 just had follow up appt ...

Anyone clicked on this??

www.spacedoc.com ....I have but very briefly..............looks real interesting...

Isotope into the veins?

After having an exercise test, I have been told I need to have another test wher...

Has anyone experienced insomnia while taking astorvastatin if so what did you do I am on 40mg and only getting about 5 hrs sleep a night.

I also feel fatigued when I return home from work

frozen shoulder

Ive just been told I have a frozen shoulder,, which means I cant move my arm hi...

Lowering the dose .(thoughts after 6 years on Rosuvastatin)

Well, after reading the English Daily Express today I am a little confused,I tho...

Rates of admission for acute kidney injury

http://www.bmj.com/content/346/bmj.f880

Statin Associated Musculoskeletal Symptoms (SAMS)

https://attachment.fbsbx.com/file_download.php?id=143591165816211&eid=ASvxBg_Y35...

stent and statins

Anyone had a heart attack and a stent and have not gone on statins and for how m...

An interesting paradox : research showing that cardiac patients who are obese are less likely to die than those who are normal weight.

Interesting piece of research here reported on BBC www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-218...

When you take statins

Many elderly people I know have decided not to take their various statins anymor...

Has any one been on a clinical drug trial for high cholesterol?

I need to decide if to be part of a drug trial for a particular drug that shoul...

statins and liver enzymes.

Post failed stent causing MI and CABG, I take lipitor 20mg, bisoproplol, clopid...

Does anyone have experience of increased stress levels increasing cholesterol levels?