A 35-year-old member asked:
When it comes to healthy eating, would already damaged/clogged veins and arteries get better over time?
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Vascular Surgery 31 years experience
Complicated question: 1st, veins and arteries behave differently and can't be lumped together.
2nd, vein disease is usually not affected by diet
3rd, artery disease can be made worse with bad eating habits but smoking and diabetes do more damage to your arteries than diet (generally speaking).
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Last updated Aug 25, 2019
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