"Statins Are Linked with Fatigue"

by Katherine Harmon of Scientific American Katherine Harmon is an associate editor for Scientific American covering health, medicine, and life sciences 13.06.2012

"Cholesterol-lowering statins have been credited with preventing countless heart attacks among at-risk adults. More than 20 million U.S. adults now take statins daily, making them some of the top-selling drugs of all time. Recent research, however, has indicated that they might sometimes contribute to cognitive problems, such as confusion and memory loss. And new findings suggest that they might also be to blame for additional fatigue."

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