A large number of community members at HeartConnect are taking a statin drug. The benfits are well-known as are the drawbacks. One of the new concerns relates to whether statins affect our minds. "Cognitive impairment" is the technical term and it ranges from that "foggy feeling" to memory deficit to dimentia.
You can read the article here
It's an interesting article but to make a long story short the jury is still out. What is most is important is how do YOU feel. I invite every community member taking a statin to chime in. If you take a statin what have you noticed. Does something about taking a statin make you feel different - that something is not quite right?
Let's talk about it!
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