On this day: The news making the #YEPleeds front page

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The headlines that made the front page of the Yorkshire Evening Post on March 14, 2006.

Main story. Yorkshire heart patients are testing a pill that has been hailed as a wonder drug that can reverse cardiac disease. Hospitals in the county are involved in trials involving 2000 patients of cholesterol-busting rosuvastatin. Millions of people in the UK are at risk of suffering heart attacks and strokes because of the build-up of fat in their arteries. Medical experts have in the past concentrated on trying to slow the progress of the condition. But a groundbreaking study has now shown that intensive use of rosuvastatin can actually reduce the fatty deposits. That in turn could even repair damaged arteries.

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