• Niacin and Cholesterol?>

    Niacin and Cholesterol

    by Berkeley Wellness

    In large doses, the vitamin niacin has long been thought to help maintain good cholesterol levels. But the disappointing results of a 2011 study tarnished its anti-cholesterol credentials.

  • The Case for Generic Statins?>
    Wellness Tip

    The Case for Generic Statins

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Generic statin drugs help keep older people healthier than their brand-name counterparts—not because they’re better, but simply because people are more likely to take the cheaper drugs.