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All over 55s should take statins, recommends Professor
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PostPosted: Thu May 05, 2011 8:09 am 
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Everyone over the age of 55 should be prescribed statins to reduce their risk of heart-attack and stroke, a leading doctor has said.

Professor Sir Nicholas Wald said the pills should be handed out to everyone above a certain age, regardless of how high their cholesterol or blood pressure is. more


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