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Lipid-lowering medications: Statins
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They are an incredibly important class of medications because they’ve been shown to decrease complications associated with cardiovascular disease like strokes, heart attacks, and peripheral vascular disease.
To fix this, our body makes shipping boxes called lipoproteins.
These containers consist of a shell made of phospholipids and protein tags that act as instructions for their destination.
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