Cholesterol Lowering Statins Provide No Benefit: Study of 4 Million People – Waking Times : Waking Times

A population-based study in Sweden shows that the massive deployment of statins has provided no benefit. Three times as many statins were being taken by Swedish people in the year 2000 than in 1998. Yet, the numbers of people suffering or dying from heart attacks were unchanged by the increase!

Not only does this demonstrate that the massive push to press people into taking statins has been based on flawed science, it also turns the claim that randomized double blinded placebo controlled (RDBPC) drug trials are the gold standard upside down.

via Cholesterol Lowering Statins Provide No Benefit: Study of 4 Million People – Waking Times : Waking Times.

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