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Statin side effects caused by patients' 'expectation of harm'


The Heart Protection Study results where very clear. They took 20,000 people and gave 10k placebo and 10k simvastatin and asked specifically if they had "abnormal" aches and pains. 3000 on statins c/o abnormal aches and pains. On placebo ... 3000 c/o abnormal aches and pains Aka abnormal aches and pains are entirely normal ! (Certainly by your 60s and 70s)

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03 May 2017

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