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Statin Drugs May Lead to Muscle Damage and Diabetes

Posted on December 15th, 2011 by author  |  8 Comments »

Dr. Joseph Mercola is highly alarmed by the fact that tens of millions of Americans, including young children, are taking statin drugs or cholesterol-lowering drugs. Statins work by inhibiting HMG-CoA reductase production, an enzyme in your liver that makes cholesterol and CoQ10. At present, there are 900 studies that prove how statins can adversely affect […]

 
 

The Many Dangers of Statin Drugs

Posted on February 24th, 2011 by Dr. Mercola  |  5 Comments »

Statin drugs, or cholesterol-lowering medications, are among the most commonly prescribed drugs today. But are they really necessary? Nutrition experts Sally Fallon and Mary G. Enig believe that high cholesterol or hypercholesterolemia is actually an “invented disease” that emerged when health professionals began measuring blood cholesterol levels. If you check the medical literature between the […]