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Pharmageddon: Statins, America’s <br/>Top Selling Drugs Cause Diabetes

Pharmageddon: Statins, America’s
Top Selling Drugs Cause Diabetes

If all Doctors followed the latest cholesterol treatment guidelines, and all their patients took their prescribed statin medication, there would be 3.5 million more diabetics in America. But wait! There is another pill (injection actually) that has been shown to reduce the risk of diabetes. And it’s only about $50,000 per year per patient. Let’s see 3.5 million times $50,000. What does that bring us to? Pharmageddon!

The Other Drug Problem

The Other Drug Problem

The prescriptions we take to regulate cholesterol, blood pressure and stomach acid are supposed to make us healthier. But could these medications be doing us more harm than good?