The Skinny on Statins

Article - The Skinny on Statins

More than 40 years ago the concept of cholesterol’s impact upon cardiovascular disease emerged, and the misguided war on cholesterol began. (For the full story, start your research with the ‘saturated fat myth’ and ‘diet-heart myth’). Then, in the 1950’s, drug company scientists discovered the biochemical pathway to cholesterol synthesis and the now trillion-dollar statin industry […]