StatinWISE in the news, 15th May 2016

"The trial, funded by a grant from the National Institute of Health Research, comes after doctors have warned that the side-effects of the drugs, which include severe muscle pain, depression, fatigue, diabetes, impaired memory and stroke, outweigh the benefits in some patients."

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Iain Chalmers talks about his experience with statins in the Guardian, April 2016

"Like millions of other people, the drugs I take every day to live a normal life. But the amount of information we have on the risks is worryingly thin."

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StatinWISE gets funded, April 2016

"The link between statins and muscle pains reported by people taking them will be analysed in a major new trial led by the London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine."

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