Genetic test helps people avoid statins that may cause them pain
People often ditch statins due to side effectsGARO/PHANIE/REX/ShutterstockBy Viviane CallierShould you take statins? The common drugs are a safe and effective way to lower cholesterol and prevent heart disease, but many of those taking them give up due to painful side effects. Furthermore, in some people, this pain may be caused by the nocebo effect,...
I regard the brain as a computer which will stop working when its component fail. There is no heaven or afterlife for broken-down computers. That is a fairy story for people afraid of the dark