Statins benefit '100 times larger than harms'
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Benefit of statins '100 times the harm'

The benefits of the cholesterol-reducing drug statins are underestimated and the harms exaggerated, a major review suggests.

Lead author of the study Rory Collins explains to Today programme presenter Mishal Husain the effectiveness of the drug and why some negative reports may be misleading.

  • 09 Sep 2016
  • From the section Health