Health News Summaries

This page contains quick overview summaries of recent research and news announcements that may affect our patients’  and site visitors’ health.

Prepared by Amy Doneen, you will find important and easy to digest updates about heart attack and stroke prevention, Type 2 diabetes, relevant medications, and other important health topics.

Health News Summaries

  • Simvastatin (Zocor) – New FDA Restrictions
  • Safest Anti-Inflammatory Medications
  • Calcium Supplements and Heart Attack Risk
  • Actos (Pioglitazone) and Bladder Cancer
  • Atacand and Micardis (ARBs) Associated with Increased Cancer Risk
  • Niaspan (Vitamin B3)  and the Halt of the AIM-HIGH Trial