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New heart guidelines take a dramatic turn, recommending greatly increased use of cholesterol-lowering statin medications.
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Treating one patient at a time in the worldwide battle with diabetes requires collaboration among pharma, doctors, payers, and patients. Experts discuss devices, pills, and treatment strategies for diabetes.