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NHANES: Just Over Half of Eligible Patients Taking Cholesterol-Lowering Medication
More than one-third of US adults are on or are eligible for cholesterol-lowering therapy based on the 2013 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association (ACC/AHA) clinical guidelines, yet just a little more than half of eligible patients …
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Low adherence rates to cholesterol lowering medications may lead to health
The recent approvals of expensive medications, including two proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) inhibitors this summer, have brought the issue of high drug costs to the national conversation. Concerns abound about how patients and …
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Fruits and veggies can lower cholesterol within a month
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WZZM) – There might be another reason why America is called the land of plenty. A study by the CDC found the wealthier you are, the higher your cholesterol is likely to be. The best way to lower it? Eating lots of fruits and veggies.
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