Dr Oz: Statin Drugs Side Effects
Dr. Oz is continuing this controversial conversation with Dr. Stephen Sinatra and Dr. Jonny Bowden, a cardiologist and a nutritionist, who firmly believe that cholesterol has nothing to do with heart disease. Dr. Oz explained the different types of cholesterol, so his audience could better understand what they are and how they travel through our bodies.
Dr Oz: Statin Drugs Cause Cancer
Cholesterol Myth #2: “…Statins are safe and will prolong life” – Statin drugs are those given to patients to help lower their cholesterol, but Dr. Sinatra says they are actually unsafe. He admits they are anti-inflammatory, they thin the blood, and they happen to lower cholesterol, but he says that this is the problem because while statins lower cholesterol, cholesterol is not the cause of heart disease.