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Statin Drugs: A Few Facts About Statins

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Statin Drugs:  A Few Facts About Statins

Statin drugs found to turn some people into raving, angry maniacs

Now, scientists have discovered that statins, which can be used to treat high  cholesterol, asthma and acne, can also alter moods and make normally  placid people angry and aggressive, violent and jealous, suicidal and even  homicidal.

 

Many diabetics are prescribed statins to lower cholesterol, but the statin drugs actuallyl increase your sugar levels, and there is a 40% greater chance of developing Parkinson disease and Alzheimers from the drug.  Because of the close correlation between diabetes and risk for Alzheimer’s and dementia, you really want to be focusing on keeping your blood sugar under control. A new study has found that exposure to statins may put you at greater risk for diabetes, thereby increasing your chances of experiencing dementia or Alzheimer’s.

Statins affect blood flow to your brain.   Occasional headaches and pressure is one symptom to watch for.

Inflamation of the joints, bringing on a arthritis type of symptom is usually caused by statins.

Research is presently linking statin drugs to platelet counts, and the interferrance of your body regenerating its own blood supply.

Statins cause many deaths.  High levels of Cholesterol does not.

 

 

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Mojito Watermelon

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Mojito Watermelon

I sent an article out recently about the benefits of

watermelon.  This may make some enjoy that watermelon even more.

Ingredients

2 tbsp. olive oil

2 strips lime zest, sliced,

plus 2 tbsp juice

1 tsp. sugar

kosher salt

Freshly ground black pepper

1/2 small watermelon, rind

discarded and sliced

1/3 c. torn mint

Flaky sea salt

 

Directions

 

Whisk together oil, lime juice, and sugar

in a bowl. Season with salt and pepper.

 

Serve watermelon topped with dressing, lime

zest, mint, and sea salt.

 

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