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I’m Not Average: Doreen’s Struggle with Cholesterol

PhRMA September 4, 2015

Doreen is a 60-year-old heart attack survivor who is committed to living a healthy life and staying alive for her children and grandchildren. Despite Doreen’s best efforts, she struggles to control her cholesterol with statins and other cholesterol-lowering medicines. For millions of Americans, high cholesterol levels can be kept at bay with diet, exercise and statin therapy. But for patients like Doreen, a significant unmet medical need remains, underscoring the need for continued medical innovation to live longer, healthier lives.