Hypercholesterolemia is common among patients >80 years, yet research is lacking on the safety and efficacy of hypercholesterolemia medications in this patient population.
The National Lipid Association (NLA) has released new recommendations for the management of dyslipidemia.
Inflammation may be the driving force behind damage to blood vessels caused by elevated blood glucose levels.
Hospira has announced a voluntary nationwide user-level recall of one lot of Heparin Sodium due to a confirmed customer report of particulate in a single unit.
Over 90% of school-age children in the United States are consuming more than the recommended daily allowance of sodium.
Even modest weight gain may elevate blood pressure in healthy individuals at normal weight.
Statins may help prevent microvascular complications associated with diabetes.
To reduce thrombotic cardiovascular events in patients with a history of myocardial infarction (MI) or with peripheral arterial disease (PAD).