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Statins have dual benefit of lowering cholesterol and preventing certain cancers

Statins are a popular cholesterol lowering drug. Researchers are now discovering that they may also play a part in preventing certain cancers such as colon, prostate and breast cancers.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by WCVB The Boston Channel

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About: Statins have dual benefit of lowering cholesterol and preventing certain cancers

Date: 9 June 2004

Source: WCVB The Boston Channel

URL: http://news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/ibsys/20040609/lo_WCVB/2239499

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