Study accidentally shows the increased risk of cardiovascular disease due to statin use

Study accidentally shows the increased risk of cardiovascular disease due to statin use
  A recent Swedish study seems to show that the use of statins, found in commonly prescribed cholesterol-lowering drugs like Lipitor, can actually increase the chances of a person suffering cardiovascular disease or even a cardiovascular event. The study, conducted at The Institute of Environmental Medicine in Stockholm, Sweden was looking at a possible relationship between the levels of PCSK9, An enzyme found in the blood, and cardiovascular disease in older individuals.… Read the rest

THE RACIST, INFURIATING, IGNORANT HISTORY OF MARIJUANA LAW

THE RACIST, INFURIATING, IGNORANT HISTORY OF MARIJUANA LAW
By Kurtis Bright How the authorities stoked racist fears and used marijuana legislation to attack minorities The Racist, Infuriating, Ignorant History of Marijuana Law  How the authorities stoked racist fears and used marijuana legislation to attack minorities As state after state joins Colorado and Washington in considering loosening their marijuana laws, we keep hearing the same tired noises about its dangers.… Read the rest