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Statins, PLS, ALS and PN

The connection between statins, primary lateral sclerosis PLS, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and peripheral neuropathy (PN).

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Why Fried Foods Can Be Harmful

There are problems with deep fat fried food that affect our nutrition. These problems occur because of chemical alterations in the fat that happen as a consequence of deep fat frying food. The longer the frying fat is heated, the greater the changes in that fat.

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Statins and Mitochondrial Side Effects

Mevalonate blockade of varying degrees is inevitable when statins are used. Although every cell in our bodies is affected by reductase inhibition, those cells having greater need of energy such as muscle and heart cells, kidney and liver will be affected more. 

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Flu, SARS, Ebola and Cytokine Storms

With the 1918 flu pandemic, it was not the very young, the very old and the sick that were most at risk, but young, previously healthy adults. The stronger the individual’s immune system, the greater the chance of death. What made this flu outbreak so deadly?

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PCSK9 Inhibitors: Injectable Cholesterol Reducers

Although PCSK9 inhibitors are not statins, they are designed to be used in conjunction with statins for those patients that do not experience the expected drop in LDL cholesterol from statins alone.

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Rhabdomyolysis - From the London Blitz to Statins

Rhabdomyolysis occurs when muscle — mostly skeletal muscle — rapidly breaks down and enters the bloodstream, eventually depositing in the kidneys. Rhabdomyolysis — caused by crush injuries suffered during explosions and earthquakes — remains a leading cause of death among survivors today. So what is the connection between rhabdomyolysis as a result of crush injuries and rhabdomyolysis from statins? 

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B12: Not “Just a Simple Vitamin”

I became aware of my vitamin B12 deficiency problems the same way most people do — after it started damaging me. 
At first I suspected hypothyroidism, but I secretly feared that it was Alzheimer’s or diabetes. I eventually found a medical professional who correctly identified part of my problem to be vitamin B12 deficiency.

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PQQ and Statin Damage

The vital role of PQQ in mitochondrial support has only been documented in the past 15 years. From what I have read of this substance, it is worth considering for those of us who have been damaged by statins, whether by cognitive dysfunction, permanent myopathy, ALS like symptoms, or peripheral neuropathy.

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A Recipe for Alzheimer's

Fructose, Sunscreen, Statins and Flu Shots: a Recipe for Alzheimer's Disease.

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Why Some Statins and Grapefruit Do Not Mix

The same enzyme that breaks down certain statins is disrupted by some citrus fruit, especially grapefruit. This can lead to unpleasant and, in extreme cases, even fatal consequences. Find out which statins have this grapefruit effect and which do not and see which other commonly prescribed drugs are also affected by grapefruit and why.

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