The latest news on cholesterol
Sponge-like molecule sops up bad lipoproteins, researchers say
Study finds just watching symptoms leads to similar survival rates in older patients
The choices include generics, medium-potency statins, and high-powered Lipitor and Crestor.
New advisory puts worries about possible link to heart disease to rest
If you're not having symptoms, yearly tests aren't necessary.
They may be a sign of metabolic syndrome, which means trouble for the heart.
Traditional risk factors are just as reliable, researchers say
Better control of blood pressure, other factors may be boosting survival, experts say
Normal readings showed up in many who had heart attacks, study shows
Recent data could lead to wider prescribing of cholesterol-lowering drugs, experts say