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The top last week we have talked about C reactive protein tests that.
Is good for cardiovascular disease you wanted to tell us about some significant news as a.
While this is an extremely important last week.
That part of your work a part of your blood tests in addition to sugar and cholesterol should be a simple blood test called C reactive protein.
That is a measure of inflammation.
In the body.
And it turns out that if you have a high CRP level.
You are at greater risk for a heart attack or stroke.
And you should I said last week there was no specific treatment -- but you should be followed very carefully.
Well the very next day.
There appeared very important report that I want to tell you about at the American Heart Association meeting it was reported.
That people what with a high HE RP.
Who were given a Staten drugs.
Had -- almost 50%.
Of their hard -- incidence of heart attack and stroke.
Taking a Staten drugs.
Like -- -- in this particular instance reduce the risk so there is something you can do if you have a high C reactive protein.
Tell your doctor about -- Staten now the interesting thing is that this Staten works.
In the presence of -- -- CRB.
Even if your cholesterol level is normal.
So you're not using the Staten to lower the cholesterol to protect you.
Apparently the Staten also reduces inflammation in your body particularly inflammation.
In the coronary and brain arteries and reduces your risk.
Very very important news not 10% 15% -- -- I was taking a very dramatic we have an email now you know.
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