Statin Alert!

Statins are drugs that inhibit enzyme HMG-CoA reductase, which plays a central role in the production of cholesterol. They are prescribed to over 100 million people around the world with high cholesterol and generate tens of billions of dollars per year for pharmaceutical companies. Scientists at the Tulane University in New Orleans found that statin drugs "deactivate" the stem cells responsible for cellular repair throughout the body. Side effects from this deactivation include memory loss, … [Read more...]