Heart Condition Peripheral Artery Disease Articles

6 Peripheral Vascular Diseases

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There are many different kinds of peripheral vascular diseases. Some are merely uncomfortable or inconvenient, but others may be serious.

Key Facts About Varicose Veins

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Varicose veins are a form of peripheral vascular disease, and though they aren't usually a serious health issue, they may lead to other complications.

Smoking and Peripheral Artery Disease

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Just as smoking is a risk factor for coronary heart disease and lung disease, a smoking habit also raises your risk of peripheral artery disease.

Lowering Your Risk of Peripheral Artery Disease

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Keeping your blood pressure and cholesterol in check may lower your chances of developing PAD.

Treatments for Peripheral Artery Disease

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There are many treatment options and heart-healthy lifestyle changes you can make to limit its impact.

What You Must Know About Peripheral Artery Disease

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Peripheral artery disease is a common circulatory problem caused by the buildup of fatty deposits in the arteries. This leads to decreased blood flow and pain during activity, often in the legs.

What is Plaque, and How Can You Limit Its Build Up?

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Take a look at these helpful tips for limiting plaque.

Rise in Peripheral Artery Disease Diagnosis

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Peripheral artery disease on the rise as of late, having increased its presence drastically over the last 10 years.