New Guidelines on Statins: Are they Necessary?
- Topic Info:Recently, the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology came together to write new guidelines about statins (drugs used to lower cholesterol levels) in order to further prevent heart attack and stroke.
But now, new reports suggest the risk calculator for cholesterol appears flawed. So what should you really know?
Cardiologist, Dr. Tim Fischell, weighs in on this very important health matter.
- Organization:American College of Emergency Physicians
- Book Title: Burn Calories While You Sleep; Change Your Metabolism to be Thin, Fit, healthy and live Longer
- Host: Dr. Leigh Vinocur, MD