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Statins: Need To Know
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Statins: How Safe Are These Life-Savers?
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Abilify and Abilify MyCite are prescribed for bi-polar, depression, ADHD, autism, schizophrenia and more. For some it’s a life saver, but for others Abilify’s side effects can include diabetes, suicidal thoughts, sexual dysfunction and more. Read this 2-part series on the pros and cons of Abilify.
Vitamin D: Pros and Cons
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Quick Hits: FDA Panel Discusses Breast Implant Risks, Proposed Mammography Regulations & More
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AHA: Statin Side Effects Rare, Benefits Outweigh Risks
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