I'm 66 years old and I am in good health my cholesterol is 280. HDL is 45 LDL is 219 Triglycerides are 81 homocysteine level is 7.8 (low). I have heard that the statin drugs do not prevent heart attacks. I am trying to convince my doctor that I do not need to take a staten drug. what I need is scientific facts,and web sites that I can show my doctor that proves that I am right.