STATINS WARNING: Heart medicine pills 'do more HARM than good'
Analysis showed those who suffer a heart attack and take a daily cholesterol-busting pill for five years will increase their life expectancy by just four days.
The research casts fresh doubt on the effectiveness of drugs prescribed to six million people in the UK and has reignited the debate over their true worth.
A coalition of experts in Britain and the US joined forces to declare there is “no consistent evidence” that the pills reduce death rates.
They claimed that the pro-statin lobby is funded by pharmaceutical giants and simply based on “cherry-picked science”.
The senior medics... read more
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