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How often does diet lead to a heart attack or stroke?
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Dr. Marco Paliotta
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: Very often.
In western industrialized societies, diet is possibly the most important risk factor for developing coronary artery disease and peripheral artery disease (affecting the brain circulation).

In brief: Very often.
In western industrialized societies, diet is possibly the most important risk factor for developing coronary artery disease and peripheral artery disease (affecting the brain circulation).
Dr. Marco Paliotta
Dr. Marco Paliotta
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
In brief: The cause
By far, poor diet is almost always a major contributing cause to heart attack and stroke.
For the most part, these are diseases of "wealthier' nations with poor diet, less activity, and more stress.

In brief: The cause
By far, poor diet is almost always a major contributing cause to heart attack and stroke.
For the most part, these are diseases of "wealthier' nations with poor diet, less activity, and more stress.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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