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Dr. Ainat Beniaminovitz
Cardiology 31 years experience
5 risk factors: Cholesterol, high blood pressure, diabetes, smoking, and a family history of early heart disease.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Atherosclerosis: Some causes are heart disease, peripheral artery disease, high cholesterol, smoking, hypertension & diabetes.

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Dr. Mazin Albert
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General Practice 10 years experience
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
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
Preventive Medicine 41 years experience
Atherosclerosis=Key: Atherosclerosis, an accumulation of white blood cells in walls of arteries, typically starts in childhood; primarily driven by lipoproteins (the prote... Read More
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Dr. Mahmoud Shoib
Internal Medicine 13 years experience
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 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shadi Abu Halimah
Vascular Surgery 21 years experience
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
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management 29 years experience
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
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
Cardiology 44 years experience
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 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Allen Seely
General Practice 31 years experience
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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Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Family practice : As we age our arteries develope small cracks on its walls. Many things can speed up this process. Smoking , diabetes, hypertension and family history... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Clot formation: Inflammation in the blood vessels, from any cause, usually leads to clot formation, thrombosis, in the blood vessels. Depending on the type of vessel... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Dowd
Internal Medicine 20 years experience
Start w/ these : Tx generally start with a healthy diet, & regular exercise, both of which can help achieve & maintain ideal weight. If you use any tob products, then ... Read More

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