Dr David Nye on the dangers of statins and the cholesterol controversy
Daleen Totten interviews Dr David Nye on statins. Is the cholesterol story a myth? Are the pharmaceutical companies guilty of interpreting findings with a bias to the detriment of the patient? Statins bring down cholesterol but not improve life expectancy. Are the serious side effects of taking statins worth the risk? Cholesterol is the body’s response to too high inflammation – the real risk factor of a heart attack is stress and inflammation.