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statins raise heart-disease risks

statins raise heart-disease risks

How's this for a catch 22: Statin drugs are prescribed to lower cholesterol levels in the body in an effort to reduce risks from heart disease, but end up raising risks for the very condition they're intended to prevent. New research finds the drugs speed up...

garlic lowers lung-cancer risk

garlic lowers lung-cancer risk

Garlic fights cancer, part... what number are we up to now? This summer, I got a note from one of my writer friends. A new study on garlic and lung cancer was out, would I be willing to comment for her article?  She was reporting on a Chinese study that found regular...

are multivitamins the way to go?

are multivitamins the way to go?

We all have times when we don't eat exactly as we should. So supplementing with a multivitamin makes sense, right? Or does it? As doctors and research scientists look into the value of multivitamins, the picture has become increasingly muddled. Many studies find...