Posted on 12/1/2013
In November 2013, the American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology announced new heart disease and stroke prevention guidelines. These suggest a much larger number of Americans would benefit from taking cholesterol-lowering medications called statins. Before you talk to your doctor about how this might impact you, you’ll want to hear what Dr. Michael Kalata has to say. He is a cardiovascular disease specialist with offices in Flat Rock.