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Miriam Stoppard: We can forget those claims that statins harm memory

There’s been a long debate about possible side effects of statins – the cholesterol-lowering drugs taken by around eight million UK adults to prevent heart ­attacks and strokes. The latest charge was they damage people’s memory. But now a six-year study of 1,000 Australians aged 70 to 90, who were given a battery of tests… Read More »