By Dennis Thompson
HealthDay Reporter

TUESDAY, July seven, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Older adults with healthy hearts in all probability would advantage from getting a cholesterol-reducing statin, a new study contends.

Persons 75 and older who were absolutely free of heart disease and recommended a statin wound up with a 25% lessen hazard of dying from any cause and a twenty% lessen hazard of heart-linked dying, researchers reported July seven in the Journal of the American Professional medical Affiliation.

“Centered on these facts, age is not a explanation to not prescribe statins,” stated