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Dr. Ainat Beniaminovitz
30 years experience in Cardiology
5 risk factors: Cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes, smoking, and a family history of early heart disease.

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mazin Albert
9 years experience in General Practice
Artery Disease: Artery disease is the broad term for the disease of narrowing of the blood vessels caused by the buildup of plaque. Most applied to the blood vessels ... Read More
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A 70-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Soberman
37 years experience in Thoracic Surgery
Maybe: With surgery or angioplasty for sure. Look at the writings of dr. Caldwell esselstyne for info on plaque reducing diet.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mahmoud Shoib
12 years experience in Internal Medicine
For short yes: High salt intake "especially in salt sensitive people" is linked to increase in your blood pressure, and having high blood pressure for a long time ca ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
20 years experience in Vascular Surgery
Atherosclerosis: Most common cause is atherosclerosis which is disease of the wall of the artery caused by multiple factors including high blood pressure, diabetes mel ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
28 years experience in Pain Management
Carotid Art Disease: Your carotid arteries are two large blood vessels in your neck. They supply your brain with blood. If you have carotid artery disease, the arteries be ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
43 years experience in Dermatology
No.: Why would you want to?
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
43 years experience in Cardiology
No: Studies have shown a reduced incidence of cardiovascular adverse event in users of chocolate. There are antioxidants in chocolate that are beneficial. ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
30 years experience in General Practice
Atherosclerosis: Narrowing or 'hardening of the arteries' seems like the body's way of planned obsolescence--or complete wearing out. Over time our arteries become mo ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laurence Badgley
52 years experience in General Practice
Calcium and platlets: Theory is bacteria damage internal lining of arteries causing small ulcers next invaded by white blood cells and coat of fats (cholesterol), calcium, ... Read More

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