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Cholesterol Drugs May Work for Children

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Cholesterol Drugs May Work for Children

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Cholesterol Drugs May Work for Children

Cholesterol Drugs May Work for Children

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Children with a genetic predisposition for high cholesterol can benefit from cholesterol-lowering drugs that have been successful with adults, says a study in the Journal of the American Medical Association. NPR's Patricia Neighmond reports.

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