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Red in the Face

Caption: The side effects of nicotinic acid are harmless but clearly visible and felt by the patient. For this reason, the drug for increasing HDL cholesterol levels is not popular among patients. This could now change, thanks to the new discovery.

Credit: MPI for Heart and Lung Research

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