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Cholesterol-lowering prescription drugs Zetia, Vytorin found to have no medical benefit

A new study of cholesterol lowering prescription drugs Vytorin and Zetia concludes that Vytorin failed to slow the buildup of artery plaques more than a cheaper statin is certain to provoke questions among heart patients taking Vytorin or its sister drug Zetia.


Skin Cholesterol Linked To Cardiovascular Disease Risk In Asymptomatic Individuals

PreMD's novel non-invasive skin cholesterol test has demonstrated the ability to detect risk of cardiovascular disease in asymptomatic subjects, according to new data being presented this morning at the Annual Scientific Sessions of the American Heart Association in Orlando, Florida.