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Statins may help lower cholesterol but can also INCREASE diabetes risk, says study

The available research on statin use and Type 2 diabetes risk provides varied results. But a recent study revealed that the cholesterol-lowering medication significantly heightens the risk of Type 2 diabetes. The study, published in Diabetes/Metabolism Research and Reviews, also showed that individuals who took statins for at least two years were at the greatest risk of the disease.  Read more.....



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