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5 Foods That Can Reduce Vascular Diseases

It has only been in the past 30 years that medical researchers have believed that coronary artery disease can be reversible. Prior to that time, the prevailing belief is that the condition would only get worse and the best people could do was manage it once they received… Read More

Carotid Artery Disease: Everything You Need to Know

All people have internal carotid arteries in the neck that supply blood to the brain and external carotid arteries that supply blood to the scalp, neck, and face. This blood is normally rich with oxygen. When you have carotid artery disease, it means that a waxy substance known… Read More

Common Signs of a Stroke You Cannot Ignore

Time is of the essence when it comes to surviving a stroke and experiencing little to no long-term effects from it. The problem is that people tend to downplay symptoms of a stroke while they are experiencing one or attribute a stroke to another cause. The longer someone waits… Read More

Peripheral Arterial Disease: The Complete Guide

What is Peripheral Arterial Disease (PAD)? Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a disease of the legs and lower extremities that occurs due to a blockage or narrowing of the arteries that supply blood. The blockage or narrowing typically happens due to a build-up of fatty plaque along the artery walls. Read More