Women’s Health Council founding member Barbara H. Roberts, M.D., is the author of a new book titled The Truth About Statins: a comprehensive guide from a doctor on the front lines of the struggle against heart disease. Dr. Roberts discusses the health risks, benefits and alternatives to cholesterol-lowering drugs.

According to the back cover “This honest, patient-friendly appraisal of the most widely used medications in the world may shock you, but it may also save your life.” Available from Simon and Schuster in April, or pre-order now from Amazon.com.