Newly released guidelines for the use of cholesterol-lowering statin drugs recently erupted into an unusual headline-grabbing dispute among heart care experts, leaving patients in a state of bewilderment.
Many take seeing a doctor or a health care professional for granted, but Harvard Medical School is working to change that.
Every child should be tested for high cholesterol by age 11 so steps can be taken to prevent heart disease later on, a panel of doctors urged Friday in new advice that is sure to be controversial.
Doctor Igor Mitrovic might like a Renaissance man moving around the kitchen and cooking like a gourmet. But he’s on the same diet that cavemen ate.