New Heart Health Guidelines Focus on Statins

New Heart Health Guidelines Focus on Statins

November 13, 2013 Updated Nov 13, 2013 at 9:54 AM EST

The American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology have released new guidelines today to try and prevent heart attacks and strokes.

They focus on cholesterol-lowering statin drugs, a new way to assess risk and a healthy lifestyle. Find out more by watching the video below. (Video may not play on some mobile devices)




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