75 or Older? Statins Can Still Benefit Your Heart

by Fitcoachion | Last Updated: July 9, 2020



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People 75 and older who were free of heart disease and prescribed a statin wound up with a 25% lower risk of death from any cause and a 20% lower risk of heart-related death, researchers reported July 7 in the Journal of the American Medical Association.