Trial finds polypill cuts blood pressure and cholesterol for all over-50s
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Trial finds polypill cuts blood pressure and cholesterol for all over-50s

Mumbai : India | Jul 19, 2012 at 5:59 AM PDT
Source: Fox News
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Reuters A four-in-one pill cut blood pressure and cholesterol significantly in over-50s with no history of heart disease in a small British study, fueling debate about the use of a so-called polypill to ward off heart attacks and strokes. The idea of a "one-size-fits-all" cocktail of cheap generic... FULL ARTICLE AT Fox News
 
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