The Great Cholesterol Con
The Truth About What Really Causes Heart Disease and How to Avoid IteBook - 2008
Statins are widely prescribed to lower blood cholesterol levels and claim to offer unparalleled protection against heart disease. Believed to be completely safe and capable of preventing a whole series of other conditions, they are the most profitable drug in the history of medicine. In this groundbreaking book, GP Malcolm Kendrick exposes the truth behind the hype. He will change the way we think about cholesterol forever. Rubbishing the diet-heart hypothesis, in which clinical trials 'prove' that high cholesterol causes heart disease and a high-fat diet leads to heart disease, Kendrick lamba.
Publisher: London : John Blake Pub., 2008.
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (374 pages).