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Statins has been linked to provide protection against Depression

The study is an online observational study carried out between April 2020 and February 2021 by a team of researchers at the University of Oxford in Oxford, UK, under the direction of Amy Gillespie, Ph.D. Depression has been identified as one of the most prevalent mental disorders in the country affecting about 17.3 million adults […]

Changes in genes that reduce Cholesterol may increase the incidence of Cataracts

The possibility of getting cataracts and requiring cataract surgery appears to be higher among those with genetic variants linked to decreasing LDL cholesterol similarly to Statin drugs, according to recent research published in the Journal of the American Heart Association (JAHA). There is some indication from earlier studies that Statins may make cataracts more likely. […]

Statin treated older adults have a lower incidence Parkinson’s Disease later in life

   Older adults using Statin have a lower risk of developing Parkinsonism later Parkinson’s disease affects more than 10 million individuals globally, according to the World Health Organization. It is more common as people get older. However, about 4% of persons with the disease are diagnosed before they are 50. Men are 1.5 times more […]

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