Women who ate the most potassium were 12 percent less likely to suffer stroke.
US males rarely eat anywhere near enough fruits and vegetables.
While statins may be beneficial in a number of conditions, they are by no means benign drugs that carry no risk.
Researchers want to inject patients with HDL (good cholesterol) molecules that have a statin attached to them.
Reductions in the incidences of heart attack, stroke and death from cardiovascular disease in chocolate-eaters.