Cholesterol

PCSK9 Inhibitor. (CBS)

New Drug Being Tested Helps Lower Cholesterol In Hardest To Treat Patients

Doctors say there’s a new drug that shows remarkable success in lowering cholesterol, when nothing else works.

05/13/2015

US-LIFESTYLE-FOOD-FRUITS & VEGETABLES

Food, Our Diet And Politics: KCBS In Depth With Dr. Marion Nestle

Dr. Marion Nestle, a former nutrition senior advisor for the U.S. Department of Health, discusses the new dietary guidelines recommended to the government and how the food industry’s interests could conflate things.

03/02/2015

(CBS)

HealthWatch: How You Brew Coffee May Impact Heart Health

Who doesn’t like a hot, steaming cup of coffee in the morning? But how you brew your java may impact your heart health.

07/28/2012

Prescription Drugs

Pfizer Recalls Lipitor Due To Moldy Smell

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc. announced Friday it would recall 38,000 bottles of its blockbuster cholesterol drug Lipitor due to an unpleasant odor, the third recall this year related to the problem. The […]

CBS San Francisco–10/29/2010