Self-Improvement Blog

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Nov 04, 2014

Statin Drugs

10 reasons for you to think twice about taking statin drugs.

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Oct 31, 2014

Mevalonate Pathway

Cholesterol is produced in a series of steps known as the mevalonate pathway. Statin drugs block the production of cholesterol and they have a similar mode of action to mevalonic aciduria.

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Oct 29, 2014

The Cell Membrane

The cell membrane is composed mainly of lipids with cholesterol making up around 25% of the lipids.

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Oct 29, 2014


What you need to know about simvastatin, when not to take it, its side effects and reactions with other drugs.

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Oct 28, 2014


These drugs are contraindicated when taking statins. They come under many names and are often combined with other medicines.

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Jan 08, 2014

Diet-Related Diseases

Diet-related diseases include some cancers, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis

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Jan 05, 2014

Lifelong Sobriety: How to Stop Drinking And/Or Using Drugs

Review of Lifelong Sobriety, a book on how to recover from addiction by Bajeerao Patil

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Mar 30, 2009

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