Statin Drugs Raise Risk of Cataracts

A study, published in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology, looked at more than 207,000 adults with cataracts and more than 1.1 million without them. Those who took statins for at least a year had about a 27% increased risk of developing cataracts that needed surgery, compared with people not taking statins. However, this study did not prove that statins cause cataracts. Via Newsmax. Posted December 8, 2014.
–Alanna McCatty


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Alanna M. is a graduate of Pace University.


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