A Heart Helper May Come at a Price for the Brain

Doctors have been fielding reports from patients that statins leave them feeling “fuzzy,” and unable to remember small and big things.

New Safety Alerts for Cholesterol Drugs

Federal health officials added new safety alerts to the prescribing information for statins, the cholesterol-reducing medications that are among the most widely prescribed drugs in the world, citing rare risks of memory loss, diabetes and muscle pain.