Category Archives: Drugs

Statins increase risk of diabetes – FDA changing labeling!

According to Medpage Today, the FDA is changing labeling requirements on statin drugs to ¬† ¬†list increased risk of hyperglycemia (diabetes) and transient memory problems! Statin drugs are typically prescribed to help control cholesterol levels, and is often prescribed to … Continue reading

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Statin use in postmenopause increases risk of developing diabetes

The use of statins by postmenopausal women increases the risk of developing diabetes! Research from a womens health initiative reported a 48% increase in the risk for developing diabetes in conjunction with taking the cholesterol lowering drugs! References: Culver AL, … Continue reading

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Doctors view of thyroid disorder fails to address root cause!

The week before Christmas while I was spending time with my daughter, I happened to catch a segment of a regular show featuring a panel of young attractive Doctors who discuss health issues during their program broadcast. The segment featured … Continue reading

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