Cholesterol-Lowering Drugs May Reduce Mortality For Influenza Patients

🕔23:04, 16.Dec 2011

Medical News Today Statins, traditionally known as cholesterol-lowering drugs, may reduce mortality among patients hospitalized with influenza, according to a new study released online by The Journal of Infectious Diseases.It is the first published observational study to evaluate the relationship between

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Potential Breast Cancer Prevention Agent Found To Lower Levels Of ‘Good’ Cholesterol Over Time

Potential Breast Cancer Prevention Agent Found To Lower Levels Of ‘Good’ Cholesterol Over Time

🕔12:22, 10.Dec 2011

Exemestane steadily lowered levels of “good” cholesterol in women taking the agent as part of a breast cancer prevention study, say researchers at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center. Exemestane, an aromatase inhibitor used to treat estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer, is being tested to prevent breast cancer

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