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Questioning statins

Statins are among the most widely prescribed drugs in Canada. But new reseach shows many patients are likely receiving little benefit from these choresterol-lowering drugs. And considering the side effects, some are giving them a reth

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Ottawa Morning - Digging into a plate of pancakes in the school gymnasium.Dec 3, 2014 | 6:33Ottawa Morning Digging into a plate of pancakes in the school gymnasium. Audio
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Ottawa Morning - Out with the old and in with the newDec 1, 2014 | 9:50Ottawa Morning Out with the old and in with the new Audio
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In Town and Out - Too many drinks means microbe issuesNov 29, 2014 | 7:39In Town and Out Too many drinks means microbe issues Audio
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