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January 17, 2019

In December, the American Heart Association reported a brow-furrowing finding: 10 percent of people who take statins discontinue the drug on their own because of perceived negative side effects.

January 17, 2019

Side effects attributed to the drugs should be discussed with a doctor first, UW Medicine cardiologist says.

January 11, 2018

The absence of convincing evidence makes it easy to doubt the drugs' benefit in older adults, a UW Medicine cardiovascular specialist says.

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