Statins may cause insulin resistance by depleting vitamin K

A great study, which both highlights the dangers of statins while also providing a plausible mechanism for those side effects that both FDA and Big Pharma vehemently continue to dispute. This plausible mechanism involves the inhibition of vitamin K2 (MK-4) synthesis, which requires the same enzymes that synthesize cholesterol. As the authors themselves state, vitamin … Read more Statins may cause insulin resistance by depleting vitamin K

Statins are useless; high cholesterol makes people live longer, not get CVD

Just a few days ago, I posted about a study demonstrating statins more thn double the risk of developing diabetes. http://haidut.me/?p=223 I just stumbled upon another statin-related, blockbuster study. For some reason, this study came out in 2016 in the prestigious BMJ, yet I do not recall seeing/hearing any major news outlet report on it. … Read more Statins are useless; high cholesterol makes people live longer, not get CVD

Statins more than double the risk of diabetes compared to non-users

Yet another damning study on the toxic effects of drugs whose main effect (lowering cholesterol by blocking its synthesis) is already known to be harmful and has no evidence behind its claimed benefits. So, we can now add diabetes to the list of cancer, ALS, dementia, birth defects, osteoporosis, infertility, premature aging, mental health orders, … Read more Statins more than double the risk of diabetes compared to non-users