Harvard Men's Health Watch

On call: Statin therapy

I am 55. My cholesterol counts are normal, but my wife clipped an article about a study that found statin drugs prevent heart attacks even in people with normal cholesterol. My golfing partners all take cholesterol medication - should I join them?

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