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Cholesterol Drug by Amgen Cuts LDL by 60% Cholesterol Drug by Amgen Cuts LDL by 60%

A new class of experimental drugs have been proven to dramatically lower cholesterol, and may become a viable option for the 70 million Americans who have high LDL (low-density lipoprotein) or “bad” cholesterol. One of these new medicines, Amgen’s Evolocumab, …

Cholesterol Guidelines – New Guidelines Could Put 35 Million More Americans On Statins Cholesterol Guidelines – New Guidelines Could Put 35 Million More Americans On Statins
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It is about time the American Heart Association changed the cholesterol guidelines for 25 percent of Americans over 40. Too many people are walking heart attacks waiting to happen. At least they’re acknowledging that there is a problem, but are …

New Statin Guidelines Drop Rigid Cholesterol Targets New Statin Guidelines Drop Rigid Cholesterol Targets
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A recent study from the combined efforts of the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology has many wondering whether it is time to consider taking statins on a regular basis to maintain healthy levels of cholesterol. The …