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what causes your arteries to become blocked and can exercise help by lowering your blood pressure and cholesterol levels?

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Dr. John Michalski
Orthopedic Surgery 36 years experience
Arterial blockage: Genetics and unhealthy fats can cause it. Diet and exercise can help.

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Last updated Aug 3, 2013

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