0 Replies |Watch This Discussion | Report This| Share this:New study shows the benefit of lower cholesterolVery interesting article that sums thins up very well. A couple of important points;<br /> <br />Lower cholesterol is linked to an overall 22% reduction in cardiac events in individuals WITH heart disease, that is huge.<br /> <br />5 years after the end of the 4S study for Simvastatin, the statin groups have a 35% reduction in LDL and 30% reduction in mortality due to heart disease to date, that too s huge.<br /> <br />The Treating To new Targets (TNT) is proving that lower cholesterol is medically superior.<br /> <br />Take a look and give it a read, it's really a great article.<br /> <br /><a rel="nofollow" href="http://www.forbes.com/sites/johnlamattina/2013/03/01/do-we-really-need-head-to-head-comparison-trials-with-statins-to-improve-cardiac-health/?partner=yahootix">http://www.forbes.com/sites/johnlamattina/2013/03/01/do-we-really-need-head-to-head-comparison-trials-with-statins-to-improve-cardiac-health/?partner=yahootix</a>
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