A 20-year review by scientists showed taking the pills each day reduced the chance of dying by as much as 28 per cent.
Painstaking research offers the clearest evidence yet that the drugs taken by six million Britons “significantly reduce” the chance of heading to an early grave.
Findings suggest that the once-a-day tablets should now be prescribed more widely, especially to those with high so-called “bad cholesterol” but otherwise healthy hearts.
Study leader Professor …
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