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Be Alert to Statin Side Effects (Video)

Tags: cholesterol, coronary artery disease, Dr. Rocco, heart attack, heart health, heart videos, prevention, side effects, statins, video

Statin therapy is a popular first-line treatment to lower LDL cholesterol and reduce the risk of heart attacks and death. While most people tolerate statins quite well, occasionally side effects can occur. Dr. Michael Rocco explains what to watch out for.

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Healthcare Built Around You (and Me)

Tags: antibiotics, medications, personalized healthcare, pharmacogenetics, side effects

I’m a physician, but I’m not always the best patient. I look forward to a day when I can prescribe — or take — a medication with absolute confidence that it’s the right choice.