Statins Can Be Stopped Toward The End Of Life

Statins Can Be Stopped Toward The End Of Life
Statins Can Be Stopped Toward The End Of Life

Researchers from Duke University School of Medicine recruited 381 people who were not expected to live for more than a year. About half the participants were randomly assigned to stop taking statins. According to researchers, the group that stopped taking the drugs did have a small improvement in their quality of life scores, compared to those who continued to take the medications. Via Reuters. Posted March 24, 2015.

–Alanna McCatty

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