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Statins for Children: A Knee Jerk Reaction

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

On July 7, 2008, the American Academy of Pediatrics issued a recommendation that wider screening for cholesterol be considered for children.  Apparently, the argument is that by administering cholesterol-lowering drugs classified as statins to children as early as 8 years old, adult heart problems may be prevented.
The SunPower Kidz™ are having a difficult time understanding [...]