statins

Why I think it’s time to make statins available over-the-counter

Allen J. Taylor, MD, Chief of Cardiology, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute July 10, 2017

Heart disease and stroke are the leading cause and fifth-leading cause of death of adults in the United States, respectively….

Why many adults over age 50 need statins—even if they’re ‘healthy’

Allen J. Taylor, MD, Chief of Cardiology, MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute February 14, 2018

The U.S. population is trending older, and as we age, our risk for heart disease increases. We’re on the verge…