Statins and Children
Long-Term Follow-Up of Statin Treatment in a Cohort of Children with Familial Hypercholesterolemia: Efficacy and Tolerability <--- Notice they don't actually study whether the children had decreased heart disease, cancer, stroke, etc. later in life. They ONLY studied whether statins reduced their cholesterol and whether that influenced short term indicators. However, reduced cholesterol levels over a lifetime could have serious long term consequences.
Statins and Muscle Problems
Statins and Diabetes
Risk of Incident Diabetes With Intensive-Dose Compared With Moderate-Dose Statin Therapy<--- Statins INCREASE the risk of diabetes! What kind of trade off is that?
Statins Cause Heart Problems
People With Higher Cholesterol Levels Live Longer